Honduras confirms first 2 cases of COVID

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January 25th isofficially celebratedto commemorate the Honduran women’s first socio-political feat in 1955. It was this year that theCatrachas(slang for Honduran women) have been legally acknowledged and had been in a position to fulfill their proper to suffrage. This yr we commemorate 59 years because the political rights of women had been acknowledged, allowing them to pass from the home to political sphere.

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The Honduran government’s response to the pandemic is a textbook example of how the rich and powerful use a crisis to seize and profit as a lot as they will through undemocratic means. Of course, “catastrophe capitalism” isn’t new in Honduras, whose folks have confronted shock after shock since the 2009 coup backed by the Obama administration. A U.S. women’s sort out football team made up of fifty five folks is stranded in Honduras amid a border closure because of the coronavirus pandemic. Lempira, whose picture is on the one lempira bill, is hailed as the country’s first freedom fighter against Spanish colonization. He rallied 1000’s of Lenca warriors and villages, routing the Spanish.