2nd letter to the YWCA, with the YWCA’s response to our 1st letter. Please write your own letter to YWCA and share this information with YWCA folks you know, who might be interested.
Open letter written by Grahame Russell (Rights Action) to Janet Austin (C.E.O. of YWCA Metro Vancouver).
Article "Victory for La Puya: Guatemalan Court Orders Suspension of Construction Operations at the El Tambor Mine", By Guatemala Human Rights Commission/USA and article "Guatemalan Court Suspends Mining Operations in “La Puya”" by Telesur
Honduran people continue courageous, uplifting protests, despite on-going political, economic and military support for the repressive and corrupt Honduran regime from the US and Canadian governments, from the World Bank and IDB, and from global companies and investors.
Article: “Why Did Goldcorp Really Pull Out Of Tahoe Resources’s Troubled Guatemalan Mining Project?”
Mientras que un tribunal de Canada ordena la divulgación de documentos corporativos, el abogado de Hudbay/CGN califica de “historias inventadas” a las violaciones sexuales en grupo.
Statement from COPINH, to condemn the so-called “First International Conference on Mining in Honduras”, being held from 7 to 11 July in Tegucigalpa. Canadian company Aura Minerals (http://www.auraminerals.com/) is a principal sponsor of this “First International Mining Congress” (https://congresodemineria.upi.edu.hn/).
Since the 2009 coup, Honduras has become known as the “murder capital of the world”, a “repression capital of the Americas”, and now a “corruption capital of the Americas”.
- Press Advisory: Klippensteins Law Firm
- Article by Grahame Russell: “Concocted Stories” About Gang-rapes, Hudbay Minerals Lawyer Asserts
Article “Disaster Capitalism and Outrage in Post-Coup Honduras”, by Adrienne Pine.