Coup in Honduras–And What You Can Do About It

by Jen Owens

Yesterday morning, Kate and I were disturbed to hear the news that the democratically-elected president of Honduras had been overthrown via military coup, by a graduate of the School of the Americas, no less. We were even more disappointed to learn that Assistant Secretary of State of the US Philip Crowley stopped short of expressing US American support for the full restoration of President Manuel Zelaya to office. To learn more about the situation and to send a message to President Obama by email or by fax, click here.

Jen Owens is a co-editor of From the Pews in the Back: Young Women and Catholicism.

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One Response

  1. Thank you for this! From someone working in government, please know that that letters/emails to your elected officials really matter.

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