Genocide Never Again: General Rios Montt on Trial and the Abduction of Xinca Leaders in Santa Maria Xalapan

Former Guatemalan dictator Efrain Rios Montt (1982- 1983) went on trial March 19, 2013, facing charges of genocide and other

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Honduran Death Squads Murder Peasants in the Bajo Aguán Valley: Reflections on the Bird Report

On February 20, 2013, Rights Action Co-Director, Annie Bird, issued the most detailed report to date on “Human Rights Violations

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Mexican Supreme Court Upholds Civilian Control in Drug War

In a key 8-2 decision on Tuesday, August 21, Mexico’s Supreme Court struck down the core provision of a law

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