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Honduras, June 28, 6th anniversary of US-led coup; Honduras resistance is alive and jumping

By David Swanson
June 23, 2015
Washington’s Blog

June 28 will mark 6 years since the U.S.-backed military coup in Honduras took the people’s government away from them. 921 more words

...en honduras, 'we came, we saw, he...

…well, not that ‘he’ in this case; instead, in the other, that ‘he’ was merely deposed and chaos unleashed…

The suffering of the Honduran people, and the violence and deaths, would continue unabated, and ignored by the US corporate MSM. 1,170 more words

Democracy

Honduras: Dare Anyone Criticize?

By Fulton Armstrong

The decision last week by the Constitutional Chamber of the Honduran Supreme Court to legalize presidential reelection appears to have benefited a man – current President Juan Orlando Hernández – whose political fortunes got a shot in the arm from the 2009 coup that removed President Mel Zelaya for proposing a constitutional assembly to consider just such an action.  575 more words

Obama Administration

Call Off Pentagon Dogs!

I’ve backpacked my way through 50 countries over the past 20 years, many of them on numerous occasions. After the 2008 elections, I booked us a series of one-ways that went Newark-Dublin-Abu Dhabi-Johannesburg-Katmandu-Bangkok-overland to Kuala Lumpur-Vancouver. 797 more words

Dean Henderson