Carlos Mejia Orellana

Jesuit Human Rights Organization Staff Member Murdered in Honduras

Carlos Mejía Orellana, a journalist and marketing manager for Radio Progresso was found murdered in his home in the northern city of El Progreso on the night of Friday, April 11, 2014. He was stabbed several times in the chest.
SOAWatch - US District Court Hearing

Federal Court Orders Pentagon to Release the Names of WHINSEC Trainees

School of the Americas Watch (SOA Watch) announced yesterday that a federal district court judge has ordered the Pentagon to release the names of trainees at the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC) that had previously been withheld.

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J. Guadalupe Carney, S.J. | 1983 | Honduras

Father James Guadalupe Carney was born in 1924 in Chicago. He attended St. Louis University before he was drafted into the U.S. military to fight in World War II. In August of 1948, he entered Saint Stanislaus Seminary in Florissant and, in…