JESSE FREESTON, [in Houduras] - Freeston is a reporter for The Real News who has produced several segments on Honduras since the June 2009 coup. His latest: "Honduras Rejoins OAS, Ecuador Votes no" & "Massive Turnout for Zelaya Launches New Chapter of Honduran Struggle."
Jesse Freeston is an independent video-journalist originally from
His reports have covered a variety of issues including: the
military-industrial complex from Washington DC, the fallout of the
economic crisis from Harrisburg, PA, the fight over SB1070 in Arizona,
the Steelworkers' strike at the world's larges nickel mine in Sudbury,
Canada, and the March 2009 election in El Salvador that brought the
FMLN to power.
He is currently working in Honduras documenting the ongoing crisis
precipitated by the June 2009 military coup. He was the first to
document the electoral fraud perpetrated by the Honduran coup regime
during the November 2009 elections. Apart from filing regular
mini-documentary videos with The Real News Network, he is also working
on his first documentary on Honduras' escalating land conflict in the
fertile Aguan Valley.