Posts Tagged: USAID
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
A government-sponsored program to educate visiting Cuban students at U.S. universities has been hijacked by right-wing Cuban-American groups.
Four years since its devastating earthquake, progress in Haiti is slow and reconstruction efforts are lacking at best.
America’s money-soaked political system simultaneously bolsters the military-industrial complex and undermines diplomacy.
Rajiv Chandrasekaran's new book, Little America: The War within the War for Afghanistan, details the bureaucratic infighting that sunk America's war in Afghanistan.
Moving toward a comprehensive policy of engagement with Cuba is in the national interest of the United States--and is certainly in the best interests of Alan Gross.
John Kerry may have bungled the lessons of Vietnam on Iraq, but when it comes to Cuba, he's gotten the message.
USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
In an interview with Basta! at the World Social Forum, Firoze Manji discusses the problems of the 'aid industry.'
President Obama's latest initiative for Africa, Feed the Future, is likely to end up feeding the corporations eager to make a profit off of African farmers.