berta caceres

Honduran Exec Who Threatened Berta Caceres Arrested for Her Murder

March 7, 2018

Just before her assassination, environmental activist Berta Caceres told a filmmaker that she was being threatened by Roberto David Castillo, a Honduran hydroelectric company executive. He has now been arrested for conspiring in her murder. We speak to documentary filmmaker Jesse Freeston

Honduras Election: One of the Worst Elections in Recent Memory

December 1, 2017

Evidence is mounting that the Honduran presidential election is being stolen so that the conservative incumbent, President Juan Orlando Hernandez, remains in office. According to CEPR’s Mark Weisbrot, the lack of credible elections in Honduras is a direct result of the 2009 military coup, which was aided by the US government, that put the National…

Opposition Wins Honduras Presidential Race, But Problems Lie Ahead

November 28, 2017

Honduras’ incumbent President Hernandez has not conceded the election and President-elect Salvador Nasralla faces many obstacles implementing a left-of-center and anti-corruption agenda, as his supporters would like. Prof. Adrienne Pine of American University explains

Honduras

May 15, 2016
Dias despues de sufrir un doble atentado, Felix Molina vuelve a trabajar en el caso del asesinato de Berta Caceres

Washington Post Attacks Clinton’s Role in Honduran Coup

March 15, 2016

Mark Weisbrot of CEPR says Hillary and the Obama administration helped the coup to succeed in large part by helping to prevent Zelaya’s return to the presidency before the November 2009 elections