Articles, Interviews, Videos: Here, links to articles, interviews, films and video reports addressing community, environmental, human rights defense work & struggles Rights Action is supporting & involved with in Guatemala & Honduras.
U.S. and Canadian foreign policy killed Berta and 100s more in Honduras since the 2009 coup
March 3, 2018, was the second anniversary of the assassination of Honduran indigenous, feminist, anti-capitalist, anti-imperialist leader Berta Caceres and attempted assassination of her long-time Mexican colleague and companero Gustavo Castro. In the ‘Utopia’ center of COPINH (organization co-founded by Berta in 1992), Grahame Russell (Rights Action) stands with Mama Berta, four of Berta’s siblings (Gustavo, Hazel, Agostina, Roberto) and other Caceres-Flores family members.
No justice has been done in her case, yet … . Meanwhile the U.S. and Canadian backed regime stole the fraudulent Nov.26, 2017 elections, over 40 pro-democracy protestors have been assassinated or killed by State forces, since then, and there are dozens of political prisoners illegally detain in abusive living conditions in militarized jails.
Hudbay Minerals lawsuits: Links to news articles and multi-media coverage
Hudbay Minerals lawsuits: Seeking Justice for Rape, Murder and Repression in the Mining Industry
- Links: Photo-essays about November 2017 cross-examinations (depositions) of 11 Q’eqchi’ plaintiffs in Toronto, Canada
- Links: News & multi-media reports about Hudbay lawsuits
“[The Hudbay lawsuits have] sent shivers through the vast Canadian mining, oil and gas industry”
(New York Times)