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PCASC has been supporting Hondurans’ in their resistance to the 2009 military coup that overthrew President Manuel Zeleya.

Local activists have been instrumental in supporting on the ground projects including the building of a community radio station in a rural community fighting to protect their land from gold mining.

Nuevos Wikileaks

Nuevos Wikileaks
Roberto Micheletti aprovechó la confusión de la crisis política para firmar contratos corruptos, según la embajada

Bad model cities

Bad model cities
These regions are sort of like today's Export Processing Zones that house the maquilas, except that they will have residents who are no longer full Honduran citizens, governed instead by the laws and rules set up by the local administration to administer these areas.

Honduras: 10,000 migrants kidnapped in Mexico

Honduras: 10,000 migrants kidnapped in Mexico
Honduran Assistant Foreign Minister Alden Rivera said an estimated 10,000 of the 75,000 Hondurans who cross Mexico each year in attempts to reach the U.S. are kidnapped or held for extortion.

Cut Military and Police Aid to Honduras.

Cut Military and Police Aid to Honduras.
Reports are coming in from Honduras that the military has violently removed the campesinos from the highway blocade in Aguan and that the community of Guadalupe Carney is being surrounded. We know 5 names of detained individuals, and COFADEH (an organization with monitors Human Rights and disappearances in Honduras) is submitting habeus corpus for all individuals detained in this case. The total number of detainees is unclear. Here are the names: Delia Hernandez Joni Ruby Elvia Rubio Elen Hernandez Santos Flores Lagos Please Call US officials State Department numbers: Human Rights Desk: 202-647-8298 Greg Maggio (Human Rights) 202-647-8298 Laura Pena,…