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Human Rights in Cuba, El Salvador and Nicaragua

A Sociological Perspective on Human Rights Abuse (Studies in International Relations)

by Mayra Gomez

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages240
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ISBN 100415946492
ISBN 109780415946490

  Today, I requested that the Department of Transportation suspend private charter flights to all Cuban airports, including Havana. This action will suspend all charter flights between the United States and Cuba over which the Department of Transportation exercises jurisdiction, except for authorized public charter flights to and from Havana and other authorized private charter flights for.   The U.S. government releases a report detailing how the “insurgency in El Salvador has been progressively transformed into a textbook case of indirect armed aggression by communist powers.”.

Like most former colonies, Cuba’s history of racism originated with the arrival of colonial Spanish settlers and their subordinated African slaves. Cuba was one of the last Latin American countries to abolish slavery, by means of a royal decree issued by the Spanish King in After the democratic election of President Salvador Allende in , an economic war ordered by President Richard Nixon, among other things, caused the Chilean coup d'état with the involvement of the CIA due to Allende’s democratic socialist leanings. What followed was the decades-long US-backed military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. In a presidential referendum was held in.

Both the speech and the meeting will be closely followed by international human rights organizations and critics of Obama re-establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba. Supporters of Obama’s move say that policy will do more to advance liberal reforms on the island than isolating the Castro government, while opponents have argued that the.   Independent Panel of Investigators Describe Pattern of Human Rights Abuses Committed by Government Forces. Washington, DC—A new report released today by an independent panel of investigators provides one of the most detailed and damning accounts yet available of the Nicaraguan government’s role in committing human rights abuses against civilians in order to .


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This book presents a historical perspective on patterns of human rights abuse in Cuba, El Salvador and Nicaragua and incorporates international relations in to the traditional theories of state repression found within the social sciences.

This book presents a historical perspective on patterns of human rights abuse in Cuba, El Salvador and Nicaragua and incorporates international relations in to the traditional theories of state repression found within the social by: Get this from a library.

Human rights in Cuba, El Salvador, and Nicaragua: a sociological perspective on human rights abuse. [Mayra Gómez]. Get this from a library. Human Rights in Cuba, El Salvador, and Nicaragua: a Sociological Perspective on Human Rights Abuse.

[Mayra Gómez] -- Illuminates the inter-play between national and international levels of analysis, by addressing long-term patterns of human rights abuse in Cuba, El Salvador and Nicaragua, from the late s and.

This book presents a historical perspective on patterns of human rights abuse in Cuba, El Salvador and Nicaragua and incorporates international relations in to the traditional theories of state repression found within the social sciences.

The Contras were the various U.S.-backed and funded right-wing rebel groups that were active from to the early s in opposition to the socialist Sandinista Junta of National Reconstruction Government in the separate contra groups, the Nicaraguan Democratic Force (FDN) emerged as the largest by far.

Invirtually all contra organizations were united, at least. Human Rights in Cuba, El Salvador, and Nicaragua: A Sociological Perspective on Human Rights Abuse. New York: London: Routledge. Abstract: Gomez looks specifically at violations in Cuba, El Salvador, and Nicaragua.

Chapter 6 argues that repression tends to occur in a cyclical pattern in Cuba, and provides a historical analysis of human rights since. Human Rights in El Salvador. by Tait Robinson. Between and El Salvador was embroiled in a civil war that claimed o lives.

Longstanding socio-economic inequality between the rich and poor led to government-backed human rights abuses dispensed by the military. These ranged from denials of freedom and civil.

Human Rights Watch | Fifth Avenue, 34th Floor | New York, NY USA | t Human Rights Watch is a (C)(3) nonprofit registered in. The 44 th annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices provide carefully researched, factual, and objective information on actions foreign governments are taking – or not taking – to demonstrate observance of and respect for internationally recognized human rights and fundamental freedoms.

By publishing these reports, we reaffirm the. The Nicaragua Human Rights and Anticorruption Act, bipartisan legislation that came into force in December, grants the Treasury Department the power to sanction any “current or former official.

The Amnesty International Report /18 documents the state of the world’s human rights in countries and territories during Conflict, austerity measures and natural disasters pushed many into deeper poverty and insecurity; millions were forced to flee their homes and seek refuge elsewhere in their own countries or across international borders.

The four countries discussed in this report, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua, share a history as well as contemporary social and economic characteristics.

The Spanish colonial period, which lasted from the early sixteenth century untillaid certain institutional foundations whose legacies are. Cuba, - Sixth Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Cuba; Haiti - Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Haiti ; El Salvador, - Report on the Situation of Human Rights in El Salvador; Nicaragua, - Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Nicaragua.

El Salvador achieved independence from Spain in and from the Central American Federation in A year civil war, which cost ab lives, was brought to a close in when the government and leftist rebels signed a treaty that provided for military and political reforms.

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons - Mission to El Salvador (A/HRC/38/39/Add.1) Report of the Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation - Mission to El Salvador (A/HRC/33/49/Add.1).

The focus on immigration along the U.S. border has brought human rights of several Latin American countries into the limelight. A large portion of the migrants come from El Salvador — the smallest and most densely populated country in Central America.

A large number of migrants is largely due to violations of women’s rights and gang violence throughout the country. Human rights in Cuba are under the scrutiny of human rights organizations, who accuse the Cuban government of systematic human rights abuses, including arbitrary imprisonment and unfair trials.

International human rights organizations such as Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have drawn attention to the actions of the human rights movement and designated members of it as. Committee on the Rights of the Child Concluding observations () CRC/C/NIC/CO/4 Committee against Torture Concluding observations () CAT/C/NIC/CO/1 Human Rights Committee Concluding observations () CCPR/C/NIC/CO/3 Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Concluding observations () E/C/NIC/CO/4.

More important, whereas America's strategy in Nicaragua was rather straightforward -- arm and train a guerrilla force and in other ways subvert the economy and regime -- U.S. policy in El Salvador.USCC-CRS Statement on Humanitarian Aid to Cuba June 6, Testimony on U.S.

Economic and Trade Policy Toward Cuba Mr. Thomas Quigley, May 7, Statement on Lifting Some Restrictions on Aid to Cuba Ma Testimony Before Congressional Committee on Papal Visit to Cuba Mr. Thomas E. Quigley, March 4,   Cuba’s complicated political history has contributed to the government’s crackdown on free speech and public criticism of the r, protecting political regimes is no excuse for oppression or violent action in any country or political system.

Observing and acknowledging the status of human rights in Cuba is essential to improving the living conditions of those who live there.