Humanitarian aid
Puerto Rico between neoliberalism and ‘natural’ disasters

January saw a wave of protests in Puerto Rico after a series of earthquakes hit the south of the island and a video circulated showing a warehouse full of unused emergency supplies from 2017 Hurricane Maria

Honduran migrant caravan stopped at Mexican border

Mexico has already begun processing hundreds of Central American migrants en route to the United States, despite stating that the migrants are “welcome” to stay

Venezuela 2019: Yankees go home!

2019 saw a series of desperate attempts coordinated by the US to overthrow democratically elected president Nicolás Maduro and engender chaos in Venezuela, but the unity of the Venezuelan people and the strength of the Bolivarian Revolution persevered

Human rights report on Venezuela ignores impact of imperialist aggression

The much anticipated UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights report barely touched upon how the economic sanctions and right-wing violence have impacted the lives of the Venezuelan people

The February 23 “aid” operation involved food supplies from the US government agency USAID Venezuela’s Guaido Investigated for Aid Embezzlement

Guaido’s representative in the US, Carlos Vecchio, is also being accused of fraud in CITGO worth US $70 million.

US activist faces federal charges for providing aid to migrants

Scott Warren was arrested in 2018 for allegedly having “harbored” two fatally weakened undocumented migrants in a facility run by No More Deaths

[In Photos]: Camp of people affected by cyclone in Mozambique

A group composed of members of Brazilian people’s movements traveled to this African country to support the reconstruction of the nation

Juan Guaidó returned to Venezuela, situation remains calm

After a multi-country tour in hopes of garnering support for his self-proclaimed presidency, Juan Guaidó, member of the National Assembly of Venezuela returned to his home country

Trump is making a mockery of humanitarian aid in Venezuela

The so-called “humanitarian aid” to Venezuela takes place as the administration considers canceling many other foreign aid projects around the world. Trump’s actions are part of a long tradition of US aid being used to serve its political and diplomatic interests

UN Relief and Work Agency staff in Gaza go on strike over job cuts

The agency which runs schools and provides essential services to about 5 million refugees is facing a serious crisis after the Donald Trump administration cut short its funding in August

With diplomatic shutdown, aid cuts, Trump intensifies war on Palestine

The closure of the Palestinian mission in the US and the scrapping of funds for a hospital network and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency indicate US attempts to coerce Palestinians to agree to a deal

US cancels $200 million aid given to Palestinians

Palestinians condemned the US decision to revoke the funding to the UNRWA in the strongest terms.

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