Foreign Aid For Rwanda, Suffering For Rwandans And Congolese

By Ann Garrison, -

Rwanda received roughly “$1.22 billion” in development aid in 2016-2017 , the most recent year for which Official Development Aid (ODA) numbers are available on the website of the Organization [...]

Venezuela Trump Redirects Central American Aid To Venezuelan Opposition

By Staff, -

The United States government has decided to redirect US$41.9 million, meant to financially assist Central American countries, to Venezuela's opposition, according to an internal document obtained [...]

Inspiration & Support For Disaster Preparation

By Staff, -

Getting ready as a network is a two-fold process – We can prepare ourselves individually and we can also support preparation in the most marginalized communities, those which are not only most [...]

Theoretical Lies Of The World Bank

By Eric Toussaint, -

In 2019, the World Bank (WB) and the IMF will be 75 years old. These two international financial institutions (IFI), founded in 1944, are dominated by the USA and a few allied major powers who [...]

Venezuela – After Opposition Support ‘Deflated’ – U.S. Targets Food Aid Supply

By Staff, -

The hot-air figures the U.S. used for its regime change efforts in Venezuela failed to do their job. The New York Times declares their movement "deflated". While it still repeats propaganda [...]

Louisiana’s “Cajun Navy” Just Arrived In Texas To Rescue People From Floods

By Carey Wedler, -

By Carey Wedler for Activist Post - Though FEMA plans to play a large role in disaster relief efforts as Hurricane Harvey continues to inundate Texas, a volunteer group is stepping in to help [...]

No More Holiday Gifts For Repressive Regimes

By Medea Benjamin, -

By Medea Benjamin for Other Words - The U.S. is selling weapons to a country that's killing a child every 10 minutes. That has to stop. While the world has been transfixed on the epic tragedy in [...]

Why Does The United States Give So Much Money To Israel?

By Emma Green, -

By Emma Green for The Atlantic - The United States and Israel have made it official: The two countries signed a new 10-year military-assistance deal on Wednesday, representing the single largest [...]

Israel, U.S. Sign Massive Military Aid Package

By Carol Morello and William Booth, -

By Carol Morello and William Booth for The Washington Post - The United States signed an unprecedented pact with Israel that will provide the Jewish state with the largest amount of military aid [...]

IRS Goes After Pastors For Peace For Sending Aid To Cuba

By Nora Gámez Torres, -

By Nora Gámez Torres for In Cuba Today - For years, the U.S.-based Pastors for Peace defied the embargo on Cuba with “caravans” of humanitarian aid hauled across the U.S.-Mexico border that were [...]

Israel Lines Its Pockets With Palestinian Aid

By Robert Fantina, -

By Robert Fantina for Mint Press News - KITCHENER, Ontario — (Analysis) From severely limited water supplies to a blockade on even the most basic supplies, Israel’s continued illegal occupation [...]

Aid-Money Laundering As An NGO Racket. Haiti

By Dady Chery, -

By Dady Chery for Center for Research and Globalization - Rafael Blasco, one of Spain’s longest-lived and most indestructible politicians, became the first person to serve time for stealing [...]

7 Reasons To Scrap The $1 Billion Aid Package To Central America

By Various, -

By Various in CIP Americas - This summer, Congress will decide whether to support the $1 billion aid package to Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Honduras. Prompted by the surge of children [...]

Freedom Flotilla II Set To Sail For Gaza From Turkey

By Ariel Ben Solomon and Herb Keinon, -

Amid Israel’s Operation Protective Edge to stop Hamas attacks from Gaza, a “Freedom Flotilla” is being organized in Turkey to bring humanitarian aid to the Hamas-controlled Palestinian coastal [...]