Pax Christi USA’s Program at the School of the Americas Protest

Thirty years ago, US-trained soldiers of the Salvadoran Army massacred six Jesuits, their housekeeper, and her daughter at the University of Central America (UCA) during the civil war in El Salvador to support the right-wing dictatorship of the time. These soldiers were trained in torture and killing tactics by U.S. military personnel from the School … Continue reading Pax Christi USA’s Program at the School of the Americas Protest

TAKE ACTION: Attack on the International “Berta Cáceres Lives” gathering

by Brigitte Gynther, SOA Watch Last Friday, I stood near the Lenca people's sacred Gualcarque River with Tomas Gomez, who has assumed the coordination of the Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH), following last month's assassination of Berta Cáceres. We tried to figure out how to get everybody in the Gualcarque River to … Continue reading TAKE ACTION: Attack on the International “Berta Cáceres Lives” gathering