Emilie Teresa Smith

Emilie Teresa Smith is a Canadian Anglican priest and theologian living in Guatemala. She is co-president of the Oscar Romero International Network in Solidarity with the Peoples of Latin America.

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Canada's Shameful Exports

by Emilie Teresa Smith 04-01-2015

Fifty years of bloody conflict, economic greed, and environmental devastation. 

How the Canadian Government Has Shamelessly Dedicated Itself to Mining Companies

by Emilie Teresa Smith 04-01-2015

Canadians are supposed to be the good guys in the story. Well, not anymore. 

Coming in From the Cold

by Emilie Teresa Smith 03-04-2015

Pope Francis is restoring relations with Latin American liberation theologians. 

Canada's Mining Dominance

by Emilie Teresa Smith 01-31-2014

Today, Canadian companies account for 75 percent of mining worldwide, and their practices are rife with abuse.

The Thorn Tree Resistance

by Emilie Teresa Smith 01-31-2014

Gold and silver mines in Guatemala are wreaking havoc on local communities. But the people, using nonviolent Christian action, are fighting back.

Can These Bones Live?

by Emilie Teresa Smith 06-01-2012

In Guatemala, 44,000 people were "disappeared" during decades of war. Now workers there seek to resurrect a buried history and human dignity.