HONDURAS: Pax Christi USA Executive Director signs onto letter to State Department

Earlier this week, Pax Christi USA signed onto a letter to the State Department regarding a highly troubling situation in Honduras in which international accompaniers, religious leaders, journalists and communities are being threatened in the context of a mining company expanding its operations. The letter was circulated by the Latin American Working Group. The letter is … Continue reading HONDURAS: Pax Christi USA Executive Director signs onto letter to State Department

HUMAN RIGHTS: Holding the Mexican military accountable for rape and torture

From the Latin America Working Group Nine long years after being raped and tortured by soldiers in the Mexican military, Inés Fernández and Valentina Rosendo—two Me’phaa indigenous women from Guerrero, Mexico—have yet to see justice done. They’re tired of excuses and sick of delays, so they’re launching a campaign that calls on President Calderón to … Continue reading HUMAN RIGHTS: Holding the Mexican military accountable for rape and torture