I am a woman. Who is a feminist. Who is queer with straight privilege. Who is simultaneously a race traitor and an appropriating colonizer. Who is both an atheist and a Christian. 242 more words
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On the night of March 2 one year ago armed men burst into the home of the indigenous environmental activist Berta Cáceres Flores in La Esperanza, Honduras, and gunned her down. 2,006 more words
New US President Donald Trump has been repealing laws and regulations implemented by former President Barack Obama at breakneck speed.
I wanted to highlight why I, and others, believe repealing some of these laws is a… 941 more words
The non-governmental organisation Global Witness has just released a scathing report about the murder of environmental activists in Honduras.
The NGO names the president of Honduras’ ruling party, Gladis Aurora López, as one of several top politicians and business tycoons it alleges are implicated in a violent crackdown on citizens who defend their land against theft and destruction. 2,345 more words
Recent years have seen a significant rise in large-scale land acquisitions by foreign investors, generally for agricultural or extractive purposes. Many of these land deals, termed “land grabs,” have had injurious effects on local populations who are often pushed off of their land without their informed consent. 1,055 more words
Campaign Leader, Anti-Money LaunderingLondon or Washington DC Full Time
16 January 2017 Are you passionate about stopping corruption? We are seeking a Campaign Leader to help prevent corruptly acquired funds entering and moving through the international financial system. 411 more words