LAND CRISIS & REPRESSION IN AGUAN, HONDURAS By Annie Bird, Rights Action, April 2010, (annie@rightsaction.org) On Saturday April 10, 2010 a minimum of 3,000 military troops and police were mobilized into the area of the Bajo Aguan on Honduras’ north coast, especially the town of Tocoa, and press reports claim the US Drug Enforcement Agency …

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People's concentration in Honduras, Police line

DELEGATION TO HONDURAS

Title: DELEGATION TO HONDURAS Location: PDX->Honduras Description: DELEGATION TO HONDURAS, JUNE 26-JULY 4: First anniversary of June 28, 2009 oligarchic-military coup against the elected government (For information: info@rightsaction.org) Start Date: 2010-06-26 End Date: 2010-07-04

COLOMBIAN SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS LAUNCH COALITION AGAINST U.S. BASES

More than 150 Colombian organizations, amongst  them the Comando Nacional Unitario (CUT, CGT, CTC, CPC), the United Democratic Coalition (Gran Coalición Democrática) , FECODE, RECALCA (Colombian Action Network in Response to Free Trade), and many other important democratic entities within the country have signed a declaration rejecting the U.S. military presence in at least seven …

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Past Accomplishments

The HOLA committee evolved out of our previous committees who did work around Honduras and Venezuela. Read more below. The Venezuela Solidarity Committee brings educational   resources to our community to understand Venezuela’s complex and exciting Bolivarian Revolution, a social process which aims to transform society towards a more democratic, humanitarian, and egalitarian political and economic …

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Video: “Monsignor Romero. Conversion and Martyrdom”

Pieza Teatral “Monseñor Romero. Conversión y Martirio”, Parte I. Iglesia Catedral Episcopal Trinidad, Portland, OR. Realizada por “SALUDO”, Salvadoreños Unidos de Oregon. 24 de Marzo de 2010. Theater piece: Monsignor Romero. Conversion and Martyrdom. Part 1. Trinity Episcopal Church, Portland, OR. Created by SALUDO, United Salvadorans of Oregon.

Tell the state department to stop supporting a murderous regime in Honduras

Stop U.S. Support for Political Murders in Honduras Farmworkers Ramón Ulises Castellanos and Miguel Sauceda were murdered in the Atlántida region of Honduras on March 12, a day after being kidnapped. Wealthy landowners are recapturing land using paramilitary force with the Lobo administration’s approval, land that the Zelaya government had redistributed to small farmers throughout …

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NW Latin America Solidarity Conference

Title: NW Latin America Solidarity Conference Location: Evergreen State College Link out: Click here Description: We are excited to invite you to the NW Latin American Solidarity Conference in Olympia Washington, April 9-11th 2010, at Evergreen State College. This conference is being organized by the Latin American Solidarity Organization and the Portland Central American Solidarity …

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Alba Teach-In

Title: Alba Teach-In Location: 4312 SE Stark Street Description: Come learn about the exciting advances of fair trade in Latin America. Instead of competition and corporate dominance, some Latin American countries are participating in… Start Time: 18:30 Date: 2010-04-01 End Time: 21:30