Posts Tagged: COPINH
We often debate the pros and cons of welcoming immigrants here. We seldom consider the U.S. impact on the countries they leave.
In the face of silence from Washington, the Clinton-backed coup government in Honduras is mopping up activists for democracy and indigenous rights.
These mega-projects expropriate land, spoil environments, and pollute democracies. Berta Cáceres gave her life resisting them.
The legendary activist dedicated her struggles to martyrs in the fights against exploitation and imperialism. Now she's become one herself.
Despite U.S.-backed violence against them, indigenous communities are fighting back as multinational corporations encroach on their lands.
In the face of escalating repression, Honduran indigenous groups are standing against transnational plunder.
Indigenous activists in Honduras risk their lives to protect their lands from predatory "development."