Honduras: Interview with Rafael Alegría, MP and Leader of Via Campesina

Honduras, March 18, 2016 Real World Radio The MP and peasant leader made reference to the violence against organizations with the complicity of the State and reaffirmed the call to solidarity and international denunciation – Organizations create Popular Honduran Articulation Berta Cáceres. After the assassination on March 3rd of Honduran Lenca leader Berta Caceres, the…

Why Berta Cáceres Was Assassinated

A few numbers begin to reveal why Honduran indigenous leader and global movement luminary, Berta Cáceres, was assassinated on March 3, 2016. By Beverly Bell According to the Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH), more than 300 hydroelectric dams are planned for Honduras, of which 49 are on COPINH lands. Eight hundred…

“C-51 is really about corporate greed for our land, water and resources”

Published on Mar 15, 2015 Winnipeg, March 14, 2015: Gidagaakoonz Mooz Ndootem (Crystal Greene) of Grassroots Indigenous Water Defence spoke to a crowd of about a thousand people who rallied at Winnipeg City Hall to express opposition to Bill C-51, the so-called The Anti-Terrorism Act that Stephen Harper’s Conservative government introduced January 30, 2015. Nazi…