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 [...]

Honduran Migrant March: A Refugee Crisis Caused By US Policy And US Partners

By Staff, Hondurassolidarity.org -

On October 12, 2018, hundreds of women, men, children, youth and the elderly decided to leave Honduras as a desperate response to survive. The massive exodus that began in the city of San Pedro [...]

Honduras: Police Attack Anti-Gov’t Protests On Independence Day

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

Amidst independence day parades in Honduras, national security forces threw tear gas and fired water cannons on anti-government protesters. Honduran Independence Day marches in the Tegucigalpa [...]

Honduran Prosecutors Withhold Evidence In Berta Cáceres Murder Case

By Sandra Cuffe, Truthout.org -

The trial of eight men charged with the murder of Honduran activist Berta Cáceres is right around the corner, but prosecutors may be heading to trial without important evidence. More than two [...]

Will More U.S. Intervention Solve Nicaragua’s Conflict?

By James Phillips, Popular Resistance -

In the midst of ongoing turmoil and violence in Nicaragua in recent weeks there have been veiled and not-so-veiled calls for the United States to intervene in Nicaragua, and a series of actions [...]

Nine Years After US Supported Coup, End Injustice In Honduras

By Staff, Alliance For Global Justice -

June 28, 2018, marks 9 years since the US-backed coup d’etat in Honduras: 9 years of increasing violence and impunity, poverty and inequity for the Honduran people who made clear once again their [...]

US Policy In Honduras Set The Stage for Today’s Mass Migration

By Joseph Nevins, Consortiumnews.com -

U.S. policy in Honduras, particularly during the Obama administration, is directly responsible for part of the immigration crisis now gripping the U.S., argues Joseph Nevins. Central American [...]

Hondurans Resume Protest Against ‘Fraudulent’ Election Results

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

Former President Manuel Zelaya said: "Today we are protesting because a dictatorship has been installed." Hundreds of protesters hit the streets of Tegucigalpa, Honduras on Friday to reiterate [...]