Grassroots International

Grassroots International connects people in the US with global movements solving the root causes of poverty and climate change. We are a trusted link to communities building power to protect their rights to land, food, and water for the well-being of people and the planet.

Releases by this organization

Newswire article
Monday, December 18, 2017
Honduras: US Rights Groups Condemn Election Result as Not Credible
On the heels of the announcement of the election win by Honduras’ globally discredited Electoral Tribunal amidst turmoil, violence, and mounting evidence of fraud, US rights and civil society groups called on the US Congress and the State Department to halt military aid to Honduras, and not...
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Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Honduras: Now 100+ US Rights Organizations Condemn Election Tampering, Urge Cut to US Military Aid
Outraged at the possibility of the theft of Honduras’ election by the discredited current administration, now over 100 US rights, faith and civil society organizations have joined call to urge the US to press Honduras for electoral transparency. They also called on the US Congress and the State...
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Newswire article
Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Press Statement by Chung-Wha Hong, Executive Director of Grassroots International, a Long-Time Funder of Palestinian Civil Society Organizations
On President Trump moving the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem: Moving the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem is like adopting a bulldozer-through-a-minefield approach to Middle East policy. By claiming that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel, from thousands of miles away, President Trump...
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Newswire article
Friday, December 01, 2017
Honduran Election Must Not Be Stolen, Warns US Human Rights Group: Widespread Violence Feared
Amid initial indications that the Honduran opposition presidential candidate has received enough votes to defeat the ruling National Party candidate, international election monitors and civil society groups are reporting violence and strong indications of fraud during the vote count following the...
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