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August 2015 Honduras Coup Update

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August 2015 Honduras Coup Update

Cases of persecution in August 2015

Attacks against the fire torch movement; one youth killed, protests violently repressed, and a doctor and politician receives death threat for supporting the marches.

(A-Radio) Interview: Week of solidarity with anarchist prisoners August 2015

As Anarchist Radio Berlin we talked with a prisoner support activist about the upcoming Week of solidarity with anarchist prisoners, who is promoting it and what it is about. For security reasons, this interview has been re-recorded using our own voices.

Honduras Coup, 6 years on, June 2015

June 2015 Honduras coup update – 6 years on

Cases of political persecution in June 2015

University workers unionist disappeared (Donatilo) and killed (Héctor), by what appears to be plotted by UNAH authorities – which not only show no compassion but proceed to sue anyone who accuses them.

DEATH PENALTY - Execution methods in USA


With the guidance of medical experts, the following explains how prisoners are executed in the USA.

In the U.S, lethal injection is by far the most common method of execution and because it is the most frequently used, it is the most 'botched'.

Indonesia - The time for being polite is over !

Amid corruption allegations and political posturing, Indonesia has executed eight people. Two Australians, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, and six other foreigners were gunned down by an Indonesian firing squad in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

In our reaction, we do not need to hold back for fear of being seen as arrogant westerners.

Transgender Medical Rights / European Parliament LGBTIQ human rights committee

Monday 9 February 2015

International Court of Justice

cc Parliament of Europe
cc Parliament of Victoria (open letter)

Re: Transgender Medical Rights / European Parliament LGBTIQ human rights committee

To: The International Court of Justice, European Parliament,


December 2014 Honduras coup news summary

December 2014, Honduras coup news summary


Known political persecution in January 2014


Zacate Grande: community radio journalist and human rights defender attempted against and stabbed


Forget ISIS, Saudi Arabia routinely Beheads People


83 people have been beheaded in Saudi Arabia in 2014, the highest number in five years.

Most were executed for non violent offences including drug smuggling.

Amnesty International says Saudi Arabia has one of the highest execution rates in the world.

There were 79 executions in 2013 and 2012, and 82 in 2011.

The countries that carried out the most executions on record last year were Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia and the U.S.

China is thought to kill thousands but the figure is a state secret.

Who Supports Israel's Draconian Demolition Policy


The government of Israel has decided to restart a policy they haven't used for ten years.

The policy is bizarre and immoral but the Pro Israel lobby in Australia is silent. Why?

They send bulldozers in to demolish the homes owned by family members of terrorists.