Posts tagged "coup"

OAS pressures for Zelaya to return to Honduras

The interim leaders of Honduras were given an ultimatum. Restore President Manuel Zelaya within three days or be removed from the Organization of American States. This is just the kind of diplomatic pressure needed to have the democratically- elected president restored. Now some of you disagreed with my first blog post on Honduras. One post... Read more »

Honduras coup is a blow to democracy

You may not have noticed but there was a coup in the Central American country of Honduras. What happened? The military went in and removed a democratically elected president, Manuel Zelaya, according to Human Rights Watch. One of the reasons he may have been removed is that he wanted to change the law so the... Read more »