In this episode of Around the World in 8 Minutes we bring you stories on the elections in Argentina and protests in Honduras and Kashmir
Massive protests erupted after Univision released a report alleging that president Juan Orlando Hernández’s 2013 election campaign received $1.5 million from drug trafficking proceeds
Several students were gravely injured after the Military Police illegally raided the University campus and open fired at students
After weeks of mass mobilizations against the privatization of healthcare and education, Hondurans are demanding the resignation of president Juan Orlando Hernández
The government has yet to respond to the demands of the education and healthcare workers who have been mobilizing to defend the sectors for more than a month.
In this episode of Around the World, we go to Sudan, Algeria, and Honduras.
Massive mobilizations in Honduras rage on and channelize widespread anger and rejection of against the far-right government of Juan Orlando Hernández
Thousands participated in the national strike against the privatization of health and education. The mobilizations channeled the widespread anger against the government of Juan Orlando Hernández
Last week, the Honduran government announced an agreement for a 311 million dollar IMF loan even as news surfaced about the arrival of 1,000 Israeli troops to the country
The measure would have privatized education and healthcare services in a country where access to these services is already highly limited
The Convergence Against Continuism proposed to hold a “people’s plebiscite” for Hondurans
The human rights activist has been in a high-security prison for 121 days on charges of arson and property damage