Despite Millions in U.S. Aid, Accusations of Death Squad Killings by Honduras Police Continue

March 18, 2013 in News

Associated Press (via Houston Chronicle) | One problem in Honduras is that the prosecuting arm of government, the Public Ministry, relies on the criminal investigations department to investigate crimes…which means in the case of death squads, police would be investigating themselves.

The Global War on Drugs: U.S. Military Intensifies Operations in Latin America

February 7, 2013 in News

John Glaser Antiwar Blog February 7, 2013   The US continues to militarize much of Latin America, spending enormous amounts of cash in order to prop up obedient regimes, train [...]

Colombia as Model: Texas Congressman Cuellar Urges Continued U.S. Subsidies for Mexico to Fight Drug War

February 6, 2013 in News

Jared Janes The Monitor February 6, 2013   U.S. aid allocated under the Merida Initiative will continue to be delivered to Mexico as the country transitions to a new presidential [...]