|The US role in the Honduras coup and subsequent violence|
|Written by Stephen Zunes, National Catholic Reporter|
|Tuesday, 15 March 2016 15:39|
On March 3, Berta Cáceres, a brave and outspoken indigenous Honduran environmental activist and winner of the Goldman Environmental Prize, was gunned down in her hometown of La Esperanza. Erika Guevara-Rosas, Americas director for Amnesty International, noted how "For years, she had been the victim of a sustained campaign of harassment and threats to stop her from defending the rights of indigenous communities."
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