Honduras

Week of Action: Stand with the Honduran People Against Dictatorship

Action Week: January 22 – 27 2018 On January 27th, the illegitimate presidency of Juan Orlando Hernandez is scheduled to be inaugurated in Honduras. The Honduran people continue to make it clear that they will not accept the imposition of Hernandez and they reject the “official” fraudulent November 26 election results that claim his victory.  Massive protests continue and…

Honduras Solidarity Network position on the State Department’s recognition of Juan Orlando Hernández following electoral fraud and repression

(Espanol abajo) Honduras Solidarity Network of North America DECLARATION DECEMBER 22, 2017 In light of today’s statement from the US Department of State congratulating Juan Orlando Hernandez on his election victory, the Honduras Solidarity Network of North America (HSN) declares the following: We reject the deceitful and arrogant position of the US government which ignores…

Act Now! Tell Trump and Congress: Don’t Recognize Honduran Election Results

Act Now! Most Bungled Election Fraud in History!  Nine Days and Still No Official Winner Announced Police Return to Barracks, Refuse to Further Repress People Embattled President Sends Family to Houston, Declares State of Emergency People Ignore 6 pm – 6 am Curfew TSE  (Supreme Electoral Tribunal) Computers Down for Five Hours; Lead Switches OAS…

Honduras Election Fraud Alert

Honduras election fraud

Contact your elected officials! 1. You can call your Senators and Member of Congress through the Congressional Switchboard at 202-224-3121 2. You can write to your elected officials through https://democracy.io/#!/ The Alliance for Global Justice is very concerned that the democratic will of the voters of Honduras is being reversed through fraud right now. Honduras…

Truthout Report: How the US Imposes the Worst of its Prison Paradigm Abroad

Nasim Chatha (AfGJ Prison Imperialism Coordinator) for Truthout : Leer en español aqui.  The new federal penitentiary in Santa Barbara, Honduras, occupies a strip of land between a highway and cloudy, forested hills. “El Pozo,” or The Pit, as it’s known, is surrounded by barbed wire and has two additional checkpoints beyond the first gate.…

Healing from the Trauma of Torture

By Carol Marujo The gang of criminals herded the family of ten into the home to watch as they forced the grandmother to kneel on the floor and shot a bullet into her head. The illegitimate government of Honduras used gangs to terrorize the people who resisted after the 2009 military coup d’état. Not surprisingly,…