Martyred churchwomen of El Salvador

The deaths of four U.S. churchwomen in El Salvador on Dec. 2, 1980, awakened the world to the violence exploding throughout much of Central America. Here are links to articles from National Catholic Reporter and Global Sisters Report.

The four churchwomen murdered in El Salvador

1980-2015: Memory of El Salvador's martyred churchwomen lives on

Roses in December: A call for an end to inpunity in El Salvador

A journey marked by pain: Maryknoll Sr. Melinda Roper celebrates life in Central America

The women won't let us go

How a junior diplomat cracked the murder case of four U.S. churchwomen