Justice for Indigenous leader Berta Cáceres

Honduran Indigenous environmental activist Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores (Lenca) received some measure of justice on Nov. 29, when seven men were finally convicted of her murder. Cáceres was killed on March 2, 2016, by agents associated with Desa,… Read More

#JusticiaParaBerta: More than 900 days without environmental activist Berta Cáceres

Via Open Democracy/DemocraciaAbierta 2 and a half years after Honduran environmental activist Berta Cáceres was shot dead, her family are still fighting for a fair trial. Today, Berta symbolises the voice of environmental activism and the defence of… Read More

EARTH MINUTE: Remembering Berta Caceres, Judi Bari on International Women’s Day

In recognition of International Women’s Day (March 8, 2018), Global Justice Ecology Project’s Anne Petermann discussed the importance and impact of women in social and environmental movements on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show for this week’s Earth Minute… Read More

Berta Didn’t Die, She Multiplied: Two Year Anniversary of Berta Cáceres’ Assassination

March 2 marks the 2nd year anniversary of the brutal assassination of Berta Cáceres, co-founder and leader of the Council of Popular Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH). In coming weeks, people around the world will respond to COPINH’s call for… Read More

Berta Cáceres’ Daughter Escapes Machete Attack in Honduras

The Guardian reports that Bertha Zuñiga, daughter of the murdered Honduran environmentalist Berta Cáceres, has survived an armed attack. Zuñiga, 26, was attacked along with two other members of the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organisations of Honduras (COPINH)… Read More

WATCH: Indigenous Leader Honors Berta Caceres at People’s Climate March

Tom Goldtooth and Kandi Mossett of the Indigenous Environmental Network (IEN) were on hand for the People’s Climate March in Washington, D.C. on April 29, where hundreds of thousands protested the Trump administration’s environmental agenda. IEN and other indigenous organizations… Read More

Sowing The Seeds Of Berta Cáceres

  Honduran Feminist Musician And Writer On Us Tour, April 20 – May 23, 2017   By Beverly Bell Two Honduran cultural workers, feminists, and close friends of Berta Cáceres will tour 20 US cities between April 20 and May 23,… Read More

Earth Watch: Beverly Bell on Berta Caceres’ Legacy

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio show is Beverly Bell of OtherWorldsArePossible.org. For decades, Bell worked with Berta Caceres, the human and environmental rights campaigner who was assassinated March 3, 2016. The Sojourner Truth Radio Show… Read More

Berta Is Dead, But The Movement She Started Lives

Copinh Celebrates Its 24th Anniversary   By Beverly Bell The Convergence of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH) has defied all efforts over the past year, by the Honduran government and the DESA dam company, to destroy… Read More

Earth Minute: Berta Cáceres, One Year Later

Global Justice Ecology Project’s Anne Petermann spoke about the one year anniversary of the assassination of Berta Cáceres on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show for this week’s Earth Minute segment. Sojourner Truth airs every week on KPFK-FM in Los… Read More