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In Honor of Berta Cáceres, Rep. Hank Johnson Introduces Historic Bill to Stop U.S. Aid to Honduras

GuestsHank JohnsonDemocratic congressmember from Georgia. He’s a co-sponsor of a bill that was just introduced in the House to suspend all U.S. military support to Honduras. It is called the Berta Cáceres Human Rights in Honduras Act, named after the recently assassinated Honduran...

Successor to Honduran Activist Berta Cáceres: Her Death Is Tied to "Capitalist Neoliberal Policies"

GuestsTomás Gómez Membreñogeneral coordinator of COPINH, the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations. He is a member of the Lenca people, an indigenous community in the southwest of Honduras. Membreño became the leader of COPINH after the recent assassination of group’s co-founder,...

Puerto Rico Is Being Left Voiceless: San Juan Mayor Condemns Bill to Create "Colonial Control Board"

This is viewer supported newsWe turn to Puerto Rico. The Senate is set to consider a bill to create a federally appointed control board with sweeping powers to run Puerto Rico’s economy to help the island cope with its crippling debt crisis. The...

Puerto Rico in Mourning: Nearly Half of the Orlando Massacre Victims were from the Island

Puerto Rico Is Being Left Voiceless: San Juan Mayor Condemns Bill to Create "Colonial Control Board"This is viewer supported newsPuerto Rico Gov. Alejandro García Padilla has declared Friday an official day of mourning after learning that 23 of the 49 victims in the...

Headlines for June 14, 2016

Report: Orlando Shooter Frequented the LGBT Club He TargetedThe FBI investigation into the Orlando shooting massacre that left 49 people dead at an LGBTQ club has taken an unexpected twist after evidence emerged the gunman was a regular patron of the club. On...

Nephew of Slain Gay Icon Harvey Milk: Orlando Massacre Marks One of the LGBT Movement's Darkest Days

GuestsStuart Milknephew of gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk. He is the co-founder and president of the Harvey Milk Foundation.This is viewer supported newsThe FBI investigation into the Orlando shooting massacre that left 49 people dead at a gay club has taken an unexpected...

Activist: Latinx LGBTQ Community & Its Stories of Survival Should Be at Center of Orlando Response

GuestsIsa Noyoladirector of programs for the Transgender Law Center, the largest transgender organization. She’s a translatina activist and a national leader in the LGBT immigrant rights movement.This is viewer supported newsOn Monday night, thousands gathered in downtown Orlando for a candlelight vigil to...

When It Comes to Orlando Massacre, Domestic Violence is the Red Flag We Aren't Talking About

GuestsSoraya Chemalywriter and journalist who’s written about mass shootings and domestic violence. Her latest piece for Rolling Stone is titled "In Orlando, as Usual, Domestic Violence was Ignored Red Flag."This is viewer supported newsIn a new article for Rolling Stone, journalist Soraya Chemaly...