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I know a lot of what I write on this blog is pessimistic, critiical, or both, but every once in a while it’s nice to call attention to some positive, encouraging developments. 1,826 more words
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