Honduras: Repression, Refugees, and Resistance

Daniel Lichtenstein-Boris I traveled to Honduras as an international human rights observer to document rights violations during the November 26, 2017 national election. As a labor, peace, human, and civil rights organizer in the United States, I’ve seen a wide range of elections and political assemblies.  The level of fraud, conflict, and intimidation I have … Continue reading Honduras: Repression, Refugees, and Resistance

Moving From “Not Me” To The Courage And Love Of Solidarity

Daniel Lichtenstein-Boris http://ilsinglepayer.org/article/moving-not-me-courage-and-love-solidarity Jan 27 2018 I am writing to ask you to join me in building a movement for respect and dignity and the human right to health and sanctity of life. I moved back to LA on Labor Day weekend, after more than six years (again) in Chicago.  It was my second weekend in … Continue reading Moving From “Not Me” To The Courage And Love Of Solidarity

Growing Up in Charlottesville, Virginia

August 15, 2017   Family, Friends, Colleagues, Sisters, and Brothers: Many of you have heard that armed white supremacists and Neo-Nazis marched and rallied in my home town of Charlottesville, Virginia, where I lived from ages nine to eighteen. The city sits at the edge of Virginia’s piedmont in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains.  … Continue reading Growing Up in Charlottesville, Virginia