Donate Now Dear Friends On June 28, 2009 gunshots rang out at the presidential residence in Tegucigalpa as the Honduran military stormed his home and kidnapped democratically elected President Manual Zelaya. Immediately the Honduran people took to the streets across the country in the tens of thousands and began a resistance movement that continues today. There … Continue reading Support Solidarity Now!
Respect, Dignity, and Resistance Tour 2014 Karla Lara is a political activist, singer/songwriter, and women’s rights advocate from Honduras. She tells the story of many women, and it is her intention for women to see reflections of themselves in her work. Her music portrays the tension between the harsh realities that women face and the … Continue reading Karla Lara on Tour in the U.S.
The Honduras Solidarity Network is asking for your solidarity with Chabelo and the campesino movement in Honduras with an email and phone campaign from Mon 9/1 – Wed 9/3 to demand from The Supreme Court of Honduras that his conviction and sentence be annulled and Chabelo be freed immediately. Email and phone scripts are below the summary. … Continue reading Solidarity Action for Chabelo !
Honduran Security Forces Criminalize and Defame International Human Rights Observers and JournalistsFor immediate release: August 21, 2014 An eleven-person international delegation, including U.S. and Canadian human rights observers and a journalist with The Nation, visited various regions of Honduras from August 11- 20, 2014, receiving testimony of human rights violations and conducting interviews. Members of … Continue reading International Human Rights Observers and Journalists Under Attack
TELL PRESIDENT OBAMA: DON’T DEPORT THE CHILD REFUGEES! Sign on to the HSN petition here Honduras Solidarity Groups Demand Justice for Child Refugees from Central America July 14, 2014: The Honduras Solidarity Network, a network of over 30 US solidarity organizations, and Department 19, a network of Hondurans living in the US and Canada, … Continue reading Declaration for Justice for Child Refugees from Central America
HSN member organizations organized actions and participated in Pride Week activities to commemorate 5 years of resistance and violence in Honduras. San Francisco Bay Area New York City June 27, 2014 the Colectivo Honduras USA Resistencia (D19) together with International Action Center (both members of the Honduras Solidarity Network) organized a protest in … Continue reading HSN Actions for June 28th Coup Anniversary
The statement in English follows the Spanish FNRP-Partido Libertad y Refundación, LIBRE Departamento 19/EE.UU/Canadá y la RED de Solidaridad con Honduras USA/Canada COMUNICADO CONTRA LA VIOLENCIA Y LA DEFENSA A LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS EN HONDURAS 28 de junio de 2014 Los inmigrantes hondureños/as residentes en EEUU-CANADA organizados en Colectivos del FNRP/Partido Libre y la RED de … Continue reading June 28, 2009 – June 28, 2014 Declaration/Declaración
HSN members are organizing and participating in actions for the anniversary of the coup on June 28th in Boston, Chicago, New York, Washington DC, Milwaukee, St. Louis and the San Francisco Bay Area. More info below. New York City Boston CHICAGO June 28th – Solidarity … Continue reading Solidarity Actions – June 28 – Five Years of a Coup and Resistance
Urgent Action Request : Murder and Repression Target Lenca Communities in Resistance On May 26th community leader, Irene Meza was killed In San Francisco de Opalaca where election fraud in November installed a ruling party (National Party) mayor who was not accepted by the town; the indigenous council then led a takeover of the municipality. A … Continue reading Urgent Action: Attacks on Lenca Communities
Witness for Peace Southwest has published the following action alert and updates for the Honduras Solidarity Network http://wfpsw.org. There are three sections. Military Police inside Honduran Congress Action Alert Honduran LIBRE congress members brutalized and teargassed by military police inside congressional building. Honduran Social Movements en route to march on the Capital Congressional Dear Colleague … Continue reading Take Action – Solidarity in Action