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Leonardo Flores

Leonardo Flores

Leonardo Flores is a Latin American policy expert and campaigner with CodePink.


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Articles by this author

 

"It Can't Be Illegal to Help a People": The US Persecution of Alex Saab

Virtually unknown in the U.S.—currently languishing in a Miami prison—Saab has been vital to Venezuela's ability to survive the brutal economic war being waged against it.

Leonardo Flores ·


10 Reasons the OAS Secretary-General Must Go

He is quite possibly the worst leader since the OAS was founded in 1948.

Leonardo Flores ·


Five Reasons the Left Won in Venezuela

These elections should put the Biden administration on notice that continuing to support the MUD, and in particular, the fiction of Guaidó as "interim president," is a failed policy.

Leonardo Flores ·


Biden Administration Is Undermining the Venezuela Dialogue

The Venezuelan people deserve better than another administration sabotaging a dialogue and imposing more deadly sanctions.

Leonardo Flores ·


Venezuela Dialogue Offers Way Out of Crisis

In Washington, the Biden administration must lift cruel sanctions, back diplomacy, and end support for right-wing factions trying to destabilize the elected government.

Leonardo Flores ·


The Hidden Hand of the US Blockade Sparks Cuba Protests

The protests should be understood in the context of a brutal economic war waged by the United States against the island nation for more than 60 years.

Medea Benjamin ·


To End Collective and Cruel Punishment, Biden Must Go Further on Sanctions Relief

As the Biden administration conducts its review of sanctions, the clock is ticking for millions of people suffering from these callous policies in Iran, Venezuela, and elsewhere.

Hanieh Jodat Barnes ·


Rural Teacher Pedro Castillo Poised to Write a New Chapter in Peru's History

On the foreign policy front, Castillo's victory will represent a huge blow to U.S. interests in the region and an important step towards reactivating Latin American integration.

Medea Benjamin ·

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