News Update

Tue, 2014-04-15
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Yet another letter to the WB and IADB concerning the on-going violations and suffering of the surviving victims of the Chixoy Dam/Rio Negro massacres.  Please email or mail your own letter to the WB and IDB (address info below).  Thank-you.

Sun, 2014-04-13
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Radio Progreso has reported that Carlos Meija, a member of its staff, was murdered last night in El Progreso, Honduras.  In 2009, Carlos had received precautionary measures from the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights due to threats that he had received.

Sun, 2014-04-13
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Letter to Hudbay Minerals and CGN Concerning More Pressures and Harassment Related to "Hudbay Minerals" Lawsuits in Canada and Related Criminal Trial in Guatemala

Wed, 2014-04-09
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Peaceful resistance continues, in Honduras, to the imposition of "economic development" projects, in the face of on-going repression by the military-back regime that is supported by U.S. and Canadian governments.

Sat, 2014-04-05
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This year to date, we have channeled your donations and grants to partner community organizations, mainly in Honduras and Guatemala, that are documenting and resisting environmental harms and human rights violations.

Sat, 2014-04-05
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Honduras - Indigenous Tolupan land defenders from the San Francisco de Locomapa tribe have once again been the targets of threats, despite precautionary measures issued by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

Thu, 2014-04-03
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A summary of grassroots organizations and individuals, and their projects and struggles that Rights Action has supported to date this year, with your funds.  Rights Action receives funds from individual donors and foundations in the U.S. and Canada.  

Sun, 2014-03-30
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Letter to:SEPREM (Secretaria Presidencial de la Mujer), Guatemala, from:Klippensteins Barristers and Solicitors, Canada

Sun, 2014-03-30
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Carta a:  SEPREM, Secretaria Presidencial de la Mujer, Guatemala; De:  Bufete de abogados Canadienses “Klippensteins Barristers and Solicitors”.

Sat, 2014-03-29
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In Canada, the NDP party joins with the Liberals and Conservatives, and the Republicans and Democrats in the USA, in falsely blaming/condemning the Venezuelan government for the on-going situation of upheaval in that country.  This crass political maneuvering will only weaken the credibility of the NDP.

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