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Jul 14, 2014

No Small Coup: The Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement

Jennifer Moore
Before the military-backed coup in Honduras five years ago, the Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement was not such a sure deal. It took a disaster -- that is leading to more -- to pave the way.
Podcast
Jun 29, 2011
Canadian-backed Honduran Coup d'Etat

Canadian mining companies: Development or Exploitation?

Progressive Voices
We speak with Grahame Russell of Rights Action on the environmental destruction, indigenous dispossession and human rights violations by Canadian mining companies operating in South America.
News
Jul 14, 2010
Presidents Porfirio Lobo of Honduras (left) and Álvaro Colom of Guatemala (right) at the World Coffee Conference in February 2010.  Photo: Gobierno de Guatemala/Flickr

Canada supports an undemocratic post-coup Honduras

Jason Tockman
One year ago last week, Honduran President Manuel Zelaya woke up with a gun pointed at his head. Even the U.S. has expressed concern over human rights violations, but the Harper government is silent.
Podcast
Dec 12, 2009

Witnessing election fraud in Honduras

Redeye
On November 29, the leaders of the coup in Honduras held an election that most of the population boycotted. B.C. Teachers Federation president Irene Lanzinger was there.
Columnists
Sep 23, 2009

President Zelaya and the audacity of action

With tear gas wafting through the Brazilian Embassy where ousted president Manuel Zelaya is taking refuge, this week may force the U.S. to finally help the people of Honduras undo the coup.
Columnists
Aug 21, 2009

Harper has his Reagan moment

There's been much recent criticism of the Harper government's foreign policy. I don't mean to pile on but rather to explore the cause.
Columnists
Aug 5, 2009

A coup for lobbyists at the White House

Though Barack Obama first called the Honduran military's removal of President Manuel Zelaya a coup, his administration has backpedaled. Could lobbyists in Washington be forging U.S. foreign policy?
Podcast
Jul 12, 2009

Canada lukewarm in support of Honduran president

Redeye
Yves Engler says Canadian corporate interests in Honduras strongly influenced the Harper government's response to the overthrow of President Zelaya in a military coup last month.
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