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SOA graduates lead Honduras coup

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Remember that we have been repeatedly told that the School of the Americas is intended to teach democratic principles, instill the ideas of Jefferson into the minds of young officers. And this is the way we build democracy in Latin America.

Well, alas, some more SOA graduates have been involved in very undemocratic actions.

This is not a bad time to express outrage to your elected members of congress.

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