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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
- 204 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
- 375 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
- 410 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
- 418 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
- 478 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
- 641 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
- 687 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
- 1709 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
- 1716 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
- 1724 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
- 1728 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.
Honduras Rivals Discuss Zelaya Return Post-Coup
World  (tags: world, Honduras, conflict, interesting, politics, government, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 1746 days ago - reuters.com
Negotiations over the return to power of ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya appeared to make headway on Tuesday but he warned the de facto leaders who replaced him after a military coup were just playing for time.
Snipers Fire on Zelaya! Death Squads Arrive in Honduras! Urgent - Take Action Now!
World  (tags: Honduras, Honduras coup, fascism, imperialism, capitalism, coup, coup d'etat, oppression, bourgeoisie, assassination, assassinations, death squads, paramilitaries, terrorism, torture, school of the americas, U.S. imperialism, US imperialism, USA )

Simon
- 1750 days ago - axisoflogic.com
According to Pastors for Peace, Radio Globo from Honduras is reporting that snipers are shooting into the Brazilian Embassy where President Zelaya & 100s of supporters have taken refuge. And paramilitary death squads from Colombia have arrived in Honduras
U.S. Limits Visas in Honduras, Stepping Up Pressure
World  (tags: conflict, world, usa, Honduras, violence, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics )

Cal
- 1796 days ago - reuters.com
The United States said on Tuesday it would temporarily restrict the issuing of U.S. visas in Honduras, raising pressure on the government that took power after a June 28 coup to step down.
Spiegel Interview With Honduras President Manuel Zelaya
World  (tags: Honduras, Zelaya, President Zelaya, Chavez, UnitedNations, Venezuela, Latin America, OAS, u.s., usa, cover-up, coup, coup d'etat, military, bourgeoisie, capitalism, proletariat, working class, workers, constitution, referendum, democracy, fascism )

Simon
- 1818 days ago - spiegel.de
"The military in Honduras has only 7,000 men. If we were to take up arms, we would quickly drive away those few soldiers. But we want to unseat the regime in a peaceful and honorable way..There should be [a trial of the coupmakers] to discourage copycats"
 

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