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Demanding 'Justice for Berta,' Cárceres Family Makes Plea for US to End 'Impunity'


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Demanding 'Justice for Berta,' Cárceres Family Makes Plea for US to End 'Impunity'

Lauren McCauley, staff writer

In the one month since the murder of Honduran Indigenous and environmental activist Berta Cárceres, calls for justice have not diminished.

Fed up with the Honduran government's lack of "respect" and transparency, as well as its refusal to allow for an independent investigation into the politically-motivated assassination, the Cárceres family and other supporters are in Washington D.C. this week calling on U.S. lawmakers to end this "impunity."