03 Mar '17, 9pm

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A year later, we still don’t know who killed indigenous activist Berta Cáceres. In 2015, she won the Goldman Environmental Prize for leading the indigenous Lenca people in a campaign to stop a hydroelectric dam project on their land in Honduras. And on March 2, 2016, she was shot dead in her home . In the months following her death, Honduran authorities arrested six men with connections to the military and the dam project. Two others were arrested early this year. But many of Cáceres’ fellow activists believe the real mastermind remains at large. Recently leaked documents suggest Cáceres’ murder was an unauthorized hit planned by Honduras’ U.S.-trained special forces. The Guardian notes that the U.S. is also Honduras’ primary supplier of military support, approving $18 million in aid last year. Cáceres’ death, though a high-profile tragedy, has done little to stop blood fr...

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A year later, we still don’t know who killed indigenous activist Berta Cáceres. In 2015, she won the Goldman Environmental...

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