join me in solidarity with the people of Honduras to determine their
I urge all to
support the citizens of Honduras in their demand that President
Manuel Zelaya be restored immediately to his constitutionally elected
post and authority as President of Honduras. It is imperative that
citizens across the United States write and call upon President
Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to quickly execute
every available influence to ensure that President Zelaya is safely
returned to his post.
are urgently needed to encourage our government to exercise its
influence to ensure that the Ambassadors of Cuba, Venezuela, and
Nicaragua who have been violently kidnapped are not harmed and are
immediately safely returned.
of Participatory Democracy in Latin America has been ruthlessly
assaulted by anti-democratic sectors of the Honduran elite in collusion
with sectors of the armed forces. Their shameless violation of constitutional
laws can not be allowed to take hold. The coup d’état
against President Zelaya is a threat to the growing desire and organization
of citizens across our hemisphere to more actively seek forms and
agendas of governance to achieve their basic social, economic, cultural,
and political well being.
BlackCommentator.com Guest Commentator, Danny Glover is
Human Rights Activist/Actor and Chairman of TransAfrica
Forum. Click here
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