By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/05/2013 - 13:35
"Missing Person in Mexico!" This is a headline we often see in the papers, as kidnappings throughout Mexico remain a serious issue.
On May 14, U.S. Marine and Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran Armando Torres III was abducted in Mexico along with his father and uncle. This kidnapping is one of the latest in what Amnesty International is terming a human rights crisis.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/09/2010 - 16:14
Gael García Bernal has partnered up with Amnesty International to produce and direct a series of four documentary films chronicling the plight of the immigrant experience called, The Invisibles.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/24/2009 - 16:48
After deposed President Manuel Zelaya secretly reentered Honduras earlier this week, the country waited in anticipation for what would come next. Thousands of protesters gathered outside of the Brazilian embassy in the capital city of Tegucigalpa where Zelaya was offered refuge, only to be brutally dispersed by military and police forces. At least at least 80 people were admitted to an area hospital with injuries and a nationwide curfew was also imposed by the coup government.