Berta Cáceres

Nika Knight, staff writer
A vigil for Berta Cáceres.
Leaked court documents obtained by the Guardian and reported on Tuesday appear to corroborate a whistleblower's claim that U.S.-trained special forces within the Honduran military were responsible for the death of prominent Indigenous land defender Berta Cáceres last year. The whistleblower, a former soldier, alleged that the Honduran army was...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A Mexican Indigenous activist who won the Goldman Environmental Prize has been...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Honduran Indigenous rights activist Berta Cáceres, pictured here, is among the 58 human rights activists killed in Latin America between January and May of this year. (Photo via Global Witness)
Last year was the deadliest year for human rights activists in Latin America—...