In 2014, less than a quarter of the students at University of Florida voted. Now, “I really do see a shift happening. Many students are eager to vote,” a current student said.
Last week, hundreds of thousands of Guatemalans demonstrated across the country demanding the resignation of President Jimmy Morales and congress members, following new accusations of corruption and the repeal of anti-corruption laws passed in 2015.
The popular, months-long protest movement led by ordinary people – which some have called the "Guatemalan Spring" – brought justice to the highest echelons of government.
Pressure to impeach President Otto Pérez Molina for his involvement in a major corruption scandal that has thrown the country into political crisis is mounting.