Posts Tagged: U.S. military aid
While the international community propped up kleptocratic generals, South Sudan's social entrepreneurs took matters into their own hands. The future of the country belongs to them.
If he wants to save his legacy on Africa, Barack Obama will have to be more than a shill for U.S. security firms and corporations.
Many Russians and Americans would rather see their governments helping other countries than hurting them. That means facing some hard truths.
Even as Obama admits there's no military solution in Iraq, the Pentagon is pouring more U.S. troops and weapons into its floundering war on the Islamic State.
A Washington gathering of Persian Gulf autocrats sums up the absurdity of America's relationship with some of the world's most oppressive regimes.
The "Biden Plan" for Central America treats refugee children as a national security threat.
American fingerprints are all over a botched commando raid in the southern Philippines that left dozens dead and shocked the country.
Four years later, it's clear that the Arab Spring didn’t stop U.S. support for friendly despots.
If Washington gives the Mexican president a pat on the back, it will be a stab in the back for the Mexican movement for justice and transparency.
The Garifuna, an Afro-indigenous community in Honduras, are standing up to government repression, corporate land grabs, and narco violence.