Honduras Erupts On Eve Of 10th Anniversary Of Coup

By Greg Wilpert, Therealnews.com -

GREG WILPERT It’s The Real News Network and I’m Greg Wilpert in Baltimore. Just when the people of Honduras are marking the 10-year anniversary of the coup d’état that forced then President [...]

Ten Years Since The US-Backed Coup In Honduras

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

Today marks the tenth anniversary of the US-backed coup that overthrow the elected president of Honduras, Manuel Zelaya, who was dragged out of the presidential palace in his pajamas by armed [...]

Honduras: Ten Years Of Coups And Neoliberalism

By Katu Arkonada, La Jornada -

Riot control police in Honduras have called off a three day work stoppage demanding better food and pay hikes, but they warned, they are not going back to repress thousands of demonstrators who [...]

Why Hondurans Set Fire To The US Embassy

By Alex Rubinstein, Thegrayzone.com -

The streets of Honduras were filled with protesters and clouds of tear gas as the month of June began. The national police fanned out through the country to crush the protests with heavy-handed [...]

The Roots Of The National Strike In Honduras: An Interview with Bayron Rodríguez Pineda

By Beth Geglia, Nacla.org -

As the 10-year anniversary of the coup d’état in Honduras approaches, Hondurans are entering into their second week of a national strike that has shut down main highways throughout the country, [...]

300 US Southcom Troops Arrive In Honduras To Teach ‘Humanitarian Assistance’

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Another Southern Command brigade of U.S. Navy and Marine soldiers arrived in Honduras this week as part of what the U.S. Embassy in Honduras has called "a multi-national disaster response task [...]

“This Is A War Against The Honduran People”

By Zoe PC, Peoplesdispatch.org -

Honduran president Juan Orlando Hernández announced on May 6 that the country had arrived at an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a 311 million dollar loan. He stated that [...]

Thousands Protest Against Honduras President

By Staff, France24.com -

Thousands of people marched through the streets of the Honduran capital Friday night demanding the resignation of President Juan Orlando Hernandez and an investigation of him and his family. The [...]

Why Hondurans See Migration As An Act Of Civil Disobedience

By Crystal Vance Guerra, Yesmagazine.org -

A singular image is said to have sparked this latest migrant caravan. Set against a bold, red background, it features a figure, arms outstretched like a cross, with a backpack flying the Honduran [...]

Refused Right To Seek Asylum, Honduran Refugees Demand Reparations For Destructive US Foreign Policy In Central America

By Julia Conley, Commondreams.org -

"It may seem like a lot of money to you. But it is a small sum compared to everything the United States has stolen from Honduras." A month after arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border in hopes of [...]

Honduras: The Plunder Continues

By John Perry, Lrb.co.uk -

A fraudulent election one year ago gave Juan Orlando Hernández a second term as president of Honduras. The protests that followed were violently repressed. By the year’s end, 126 demonstrations [...]

One Year Later – A Call To Solidarity

By Staff, Hondurassolidarity.org -

On Monday, November 26, 2018, Honduran authorities fired massive amounts of tear gas and opened fire with live bullets on a large protest march in Tegucigalpa to mark the one year anniversary of [...]

Trial Of Eight Accused Of Murdering Honduran Activist In Chaos

By Nina Lakhani, Theguardian.com -

The trial of eight men accused over the murder of Honduran indigenous leader Berta Cáceres has been thrown into disarray after judges ousted the victim’s lawyers from proceedings. The legally [...]

Inside The Corruption And Repression Forcing Hondurans To Flee To The US

By Peter Tinti, Vice.com -

Nineteen-year-old taxi driver Diego is not interested in politics. But his hometown of El Progreso—a transit hub in central Honduras, where everyone seems to have a friend or relative who has [...]

AMLO Speaks Up For Rights Of Honduran Migrants Caravan

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

The President-elect of Mexico Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) will ask the governments of the United States and Canada to allocate resources to boost development in Central America which he [...]