Honduras elections: Security key issue as Hernández runs again

President Juan Orlando Hernández has governed Honduras since January 2014 and hopes that on Sunday voters will re-elect him for another four-year term. An incumbent running for re-election would not raise eyebrows in most other countries but it has caused consternation among some in Honduras.

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-42080257

The Land of Apology and a Return to Montreal: The Canada Letter

During his tenure, Prime Minister Stephen Harper apologized for the residential schools program that sought to wipe out aboriginal culture and language. In 2006, Mr. Harper apologized for a head tax and other measures used to restrict Chinese immigration to Canada.

Read more: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/24/world/canada/apologies-canada-letter.html

Trudeau Apologizes for Abuse and ‘Profound Cultural Loss’ at Indigenous Schools

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered a broad and emotional apology on Friday to indigenous people in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, where for much of the 20th century indigenous children were compelled to

Read more: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/24/world/canada/trudeau-indigenous-schools-newfoundland-labrador.html

Honduran president makes contentious bid for second term

Allegations of election fraud, tyranny, drug trafficking and interference by communist provocateurs will cast a long shadow over Hondurans when they head to the polls on Sunday for a vote that threatens to plunge the volatile Central American country into fresh political turmoil.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/nov/24/honduras-president-hernandez-contentious-bid-second-term-elections