The Lady of the Blue Lagoon versus the Black Lagoon

Maxima Acuna, The Lady of the Blue Lagoon. Photo Credit: Antonio Sorrentino/ Phoss

An in-depth article (in Spanish) on the life and struggle of Maxima Acuna Atalaya, published in the online magazine Etiqueta Negra. Throughout these lines, the author invites the reader to meet Maxima; a shy and discrete rural woman, who is challenging injustice, predatory extractivism and criminalisation against all odds.

Both LAMMP and its sister organisation, Red ULAM also get a mention in this paper: “There are many more Maximas in this world” Glevys Rondon, LAMMP.

Read it here.