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Amy Goodman Interviews Honduras President Manuel Zelaya

Ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya Speaks from the Brazilian Embassy in Tegucigalpa

By Amy Goodman

…we go now to Honduras, where the deposed President Manuel Zelaya remains within the Brazilian embassy in Tegucigalpa, where he’s been staying, surrounded by soldiers and riot police, since returning to his country two weeks ago. It’s been nearly 100 days since President Zelaya was ousted by the Honduran military.

[Transcript follows the three YouTubes totaling 23 mins.]

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80 Days of Resistance: Hondurans Demand a Constitutional Assembly

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In part one of this Real News Network video interview, documentary filmmaker Oscar Estrada explains the forces that seized control are as radical as the Taliban. Peasants and farmers understand it is their land the radical right wants to seize.  

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Chávez: Fidel … Long Live Fidel!

Chavez_FidelHugo Chávez comments on US military build-up in Colombia, with its clear desire for South America’s natural resources, the temporary coup which deposed him in 2002 and Fidel Castro’s historic and enduring mark on the region.

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