Shots fired at home of Mayan human rights defender Angelica Choc

Shots fired at home of Mayan human rights defender Angelica Choc

Originally posted by YLNM Member Rights Action. 18/09/2016. Just after midnight, Friday September 16, 2016, shots were fired at the home of Angelica Choc, a Mayan Q’eqchi’ human rights leader and community defender in El Estor, department of Izabal, Guatemala, while she slept inside with her youngest son and an...

Take Action: Canadian Aura Minerals Inc. Using Threats And Illegal Detentions To Crush Protests And Expand Gold Mine Into 200-year Old Cemetery In Honduras

Take Action: Canadian Aura Minerals Inc. Using Threats And Illegal Detentions To Crush Protests And Expand Gold Mine Into 200-year Old Cemetery In Honduras

Alongside the Honduras Solidarity Network, YLNM member group Rights Action are calling for support to pressure Aura Minerals Inc, a Canadian mining company, over their use of intimidation tactics in the community of Azacualpa, Honduras. Read this primer, watch the video and learn how to take action. In April 2014,...