Posts Tagged: U.S. military aid
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
Egypt's U.S.-backed regime now claims that the progressive, anti-authoritarian activists that brought down Mubarak are simply U.S. agents.
As the human rights situation in the Philippines has deteriorated, U.S. military aid has ramped up.
Events since the ouster of Mohamed Morsi have been ominous for democracy and for Egypt.
In the face of escalating repression, Honduran indigenous groups are standing against transnational plunder.
Indigenous activists in Honduras risk their lives to protect their lands from predatory "development."
Aid to Israel dodges the austerity bullet.
At a time of severe economic crisis, nearly one-fifth of the House of Representatives is going on a junket to Israel this summer.
Democratic protests have nearly dislodged the autocratic leader of Yemen, yet the Obama administration has yet to commit fully to a post-Saleh era.
For nearly 40 years, a civil war involving Muslim rebels and clan politics has raged in the southern Philippines.