Tuesday, June 30, 2009

"a dangerous step backward for Honduras and threatens democracy across Central America"

From the National Labor Committee, a powerful statement against the coup in Honduras:
Democracies thrive only when democratic institutions operate peacefully and under the rule of law...President Manuel Zelaya has supported the rights of trade unions in Honduras, which is one of the reasons the wealthy businessmen and oligarchs are so anxious to remove him from office.

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