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Petition: Honduras Is a Very Dangerous Country to Live in for Women.
World  (tags: honduras, Womens Rights, safety standards, Violence against Women, prevention of sexual abuse, protection of the vulnerable, prevention of harassments, equality, society, politics )

Sabine
- 56 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every 13th hour a woman is killed in Honduras. The perpetrators most often go free of punishment. Rape of women happens all the time. The country oppresses women.
Will Corruption Take Down More US Allies in Latin America?
World  (tags: Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, United States, Corruption, Mexico, disappearances and human rights abuses, Human rights, Politics )

Judy
- 233 days ago - telesurtv.net
Current and former presidents from Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala and Panama have been implicated in massive corruption scandals. These are also among the leaders that have received the backing and support of the U.S. government in various ways.
Pledge to Protect Forgotten Children All Over the World! Please Take Action!
World  (tags: children's rights, child traffficking, gang violence, murder, impoverished, Latin American countries, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua )

Barb
- 602 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In impoverished Latin American countries like Honduras, Guatemala, or Nicaragua, countless abandoned children roam the streets -- often falling victim to trafficking, gang violence or murder. This is not just an international problem.
U.S. Turns Back on Child Migrants After Its Policies in Guatemala, Honduras Sowed Seeds of Crisis
World  (tags: Guatemala, Honduras, Child Migrants, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, Inter American Development Bank, CAFTA, NAFTA, poverty, child refugees, Mexico, privitazation )

Dandelion
- 639 days ago - democracynow.org
Economic policies driven by U.S.-funded lending organizations like the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank, along with CAFTA and NAFTA has increased poverty and other policies have increased corruption.
Activists Accuse World Bank of Deadly Dealings in Honduras
World  (tags: ethics, government, World Bank, economics, forced relocation of farmers, overdevelopment, THird World, Honduras, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, Refugees&Relief, society, politics, world )

Cal
- 844 days ago - globalpost.com
An internal report is set to raise the lid on funding for an industry that's forcing farmers off the land.
Justice for Tomás Garcia ACTION
World  (tags: Honduras, Tomas Garcia, corruption, justice, indigenous rights, violence )

Nancy
- 1015 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Tomás was a member of the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH). His tragic death is just the latest example of the violence and injustice that has permeated the region.
Honduras Claims Unwanted Title Of World's Murder Capital
World  (tags: world, violence, politics, news, Honduras, society )

Cal
- 1051 days ago - npr.org
Latin America is riddled with crime, and no place is more violent than Honduras. It has just 8 million people, but with as many as 20 people killed there every day, it now has the highest murder rate in the world.
*Take Action* Secretary Kerry: What Is Going on in Honduras?
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Central America, conflict, corruption, death, government, Honduras, politics )

Kit
- 1058 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
According to a report cited by the Associated Press, 149 civilians have been killed by the police in the past two years alone.
No Aid to Honduran Death Squads ACTION
World  (tags: violence, death squads, Bonilla, Honduras, humanrights, world, corruption )

Nancy
- 1119 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
On March 17, the AP reported that, in the last three years, upwards of 150 formal complaints have been made to Honduran prosecutors about death-squad type killings in the capital of Tegucigalpa, with at least 50 additional complaints made in San Pedro...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Violence Against Women in Honduras
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, freedoms, women, women's rights, Honduras, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, society, news )

Cal
- 1282 days ago - forcechange.com
Recently, several international women's organizations declared a day of action to stand in solidarity with women human rights defenders in HondurasSign this petition to declare your solidarity with women human rights defenders in Honduras and demand an en
Stop the Palm Oil Terror in Honduras ACTION
World  (tags: Honduras, Mexico, palm oil, world, corporate, consumers, marketing, money, investors, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, nature )

Nancy
- 1328 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The global palm oil boom is having a disastrous impact on Honduras. Current demand and high prices on world commodity markets have led to a leap in production in the Central American country. Last year, Honduras exported 200,000 tons of palm oil, mainly~
Honduras: Elections Under Coup Regime Are Fraudulent
World  (tags: Honduras, referendum, democracy, u.s., usa, Obama, capitalism, media, dishonesty, lies, propaganda, imperialism, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism, neocolonialism, neo-colonialism, coup, coup d'etat, violence, military, resistance, Zelaya, Micheletti )

Simon
- 2349 days ago - greenleft.org.au
While most governments in the region acted in solidarity with the elected president and the majority of Hondurans, and broke ties with the coup regime, the USA has not broken ties with the regime. US military ties & most economic aid & US trade continue.
Honduras: Deal to Restore Zelaya Collapses
World  (tags: Honduras, referendum, democracy, u.s., usa, Obama, capitalism, media, dishonesty, lies, propaganda, imperialism, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism, neocolonialism, neo-colonialism, coup, coup d'etat, violence, military, Clinton, Zelaya, Micheletti )

Simon
- 2356 days ago - greenleft.org.au
The accord (signed on October 30 to end the coup conflict) has failed, because coup leader Micheletti refuses to accept the accord's condition that democratically-elected President Manuel Zelaya be reinstated. The people of Honduras continue the struggle!
Indigenous Hondurans Face Persecution and Great Risk After Coup
World  (tags: world, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', indigenous peoples' rights, Honduras, violence, terrorism, politics, conflict, government )

Cal
- 2365 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
The coup government of Honduras is severely repressing opposition, curtailing constitutional rights, allowing excessive police violence which could be linked to several deaths, beatings and disappearances.
Honduran Opposition Leader Key to Ending Conflict
World  (tags: world, Honduras, interesting, politics, government, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 2369 days ago - reuters.com
he front-runner in Honduras' presidential race has become a key to resolving a four-month conflict between a president ousted in a coup and the de facto leader who replaced him.
 

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