2019-08-07: News Headlines

teleSUR (2019-08-07). Honduran Protesters Demand Resignation of President. telesurenglish.net Thousands of protesters took to the streets of capital Tegucigalpa Tuesday to urge Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez to step down, just days after he was accused of taking drug money to finance his 2013 presidential campaign. | RELATED: | Honduras: Body of Murdered Protester Exhumed to Find Killer | Several buildings were set on fire after prot…

Adrienne Pine (2019-08-05). The End of a Cocaine-Fueled Presidency? Juan Orlando Hernandez Faces Regime Change in Honduras. mintpressnews.com Honduras has been the epicenter of the Central American exodus and northward migration since the U.S.-backed coup 10 years ago and the ultra-violent repression by President Juan Orlando Hernandez's regime, as well as its ultra-neoliberal policies.

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…