Tag Archives: Ngobe

Times of Preparation for Independence

Panama's Flag

For the peasantry and the common people of Panama the terms called for in the Wisconsin Peace Accords of November 22, 1902 would turn out to be another one of the great betrayals that they would suffer before the close of the 20th century. Continue reading

The Mysterious Disappearance of General Victoriano Lorenzo

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Ngobe people living in Panama today.

There lay the final chapter of that Thousand Days War, that 15th day of the month of May, of that venerable year of 1903. In a tortured and riddled heap lay the spirit of patriarchal Panama, claiming at last the spirit of her one and only hero of liberation. Continue reading

General Victoriano Lorenzo (1867-1903)

It is my intention through these written lines at this time in the history of Panama to honor the memory of another hero and patriot of the natural people of Panama. Continue reading