Day: July 7, 2009

What about Honduras?

The recent coup in Honduras probably doesn’t register with most people, since we’re not used to thinking about Honduras. It was a seminal moment, though. First question: was it really a coup or a step to save the Honduran constitution? President Zelaya was term-limited, but in Hugo-Chavez style, he tried to hold a referendum of the people to allow him to run again. That was against the Honduran constitution. He was overthrowing the rule of law for personal gain. He… Read more »