Daily Archives: August 1, 2019

2019-08-01: News Headlines

teleSUR-EF (2019-07-31). Honduras: Body of Murdered Protester Exhumed to Find Killer. telesurenglish.net Honduran authorities exhumed the body of 17-year-old Eblin Corea who was killed by bullet wounds June 20 during the country's extended protests that have since lulled. | RELATED: | Honduras: Night Protests Leave 2 Dead, 21 Injured in Tegucigalpa | The body of the young demonstrator was initially found in his town town of Yarumela, located in the La Paz department. His parents, demanding that Eblin be exhumed for further investigation into his violent death, spent the last mont…

Max Blumenthal (2019-07-28). How Joe Biden's privatization plans helped doom Latin America and fuel the migration crisis. thegrayzone.com On the campaign trail, Joe Biden has boasted of his role in transforming Colombia and Central America through ambitious economic…

Staff (2019-07-26). Judge Halts Trump's Asylum Ban That Represents a "Relentless Attack on the Very Idea of Asylum" democracynow.org A federal judge in San Francisco has temporarily blocked President Trump's plan to bar nearly all migrants from seeking asylum in the United States. In his ruling, U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar of California ordered Trump to continue accepting asylum claims, issuing a preliminary injunction against a rule that would block anyone who passes through a third country before arriving in the U.S. from applying for asylum. The rule would effectively stop people from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala from seeking refuge in the United States. The preliminary injunction came just hours after a federal judge in Washington…

Alexander Rubinstein (2019-07-19). "The US Got Scared" Voices of the Resistance in Post-Coup Honduras. mintpressnews.com Members of the resistance in Honduras tell MintPress how a US-backed coup – and the Neoliberalism it brought with it – have impacted their country.

2019-08-01: Social Media Postees

Honduras: Body of Murdered Protester Exhumed to Find Killer
teleSUR-EF | telesurenglish.net | 2019-07-31
Honduran authorities exhumed the body of 17-year-old Eblin Corea who was killed by bullet wounds June 20 during the country's extended protests that have since lulled. | RELATED: | Honduras: Night Protests Leave 2 Dead, 21 Injured in Tegucigalpa | The body of the young demonstrator was initially found in his town town of Yarumela, located in the La Paz department. His parents, demanding that Eblin be exhumed for further investigation into his violent death, spent the last mont…
telesurenglish.net/news/Honduras-Body-of-Murdered-Protester-Exhumed-to-Find-Killer-20190731-0027.html

How Joe Biden's privatization plans helped doom Latin America and fuel the migration crisis
Max Blumenthal | thegrayzone.com | 2019-07-28
On the campaign trail, Joe Biden has boasted of his role in transforming Colombia and Central America through ambitious economic…
thegrayzone.com/2019/07/28/biden-privatization-plan-colombia-honduras-migration/

Judge Halts Trump's Asylum Ban That Represents a "Relentless Attack on the Very Idea of Asylum"
Staff | democracynow.org | 2019-07-26
A federal judge in San Francisco has temporarily blocked President Trump's plan to bar nearly all migrants from seeking asylum in the United States. In his ruling, U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar of California ordered Trump to continue accepting asylum claims, issuing a preliminary injunction against a rule that would block anyone who passes through a third country before arriving in the U.S. from applying for asylum. The rule would effectively stop people from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala from seeking refuge in the United States. The preliminary injunction came just hours after a federal judge in Washington…
www.democracynow.org/2019/7/26/federal_judge_blocks_trump_asylum_ban

"The US Got Scared" Voices of the Resistance in Post-Coup Honduras
Alexander Rubinstein | mintpressnews.com | 2019-07-19
Members of the resistance in Honduras tell MintPress how a US-backed coup – and the Neoliberalism it brought with it – have impacted their country.
mintpressnews.com/the-us-got-scared-voices-of-the-resistance-in-post-coup-honduras/260676/