Cuba

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Miguel Díaz-Canel & Nicolás Maduro
"It is worth recalling that similar behaviors and pretexts were used to by the U.S. during the prelude to wars it launched against Yugoslavia, Iraq, and Libya."
Common Dreams staff
United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo votes before addressing the United Nations (U.N.) Security Council in a meeting which was requested by the United States to offer a statement on the current situation in for Venezuela on January 26, 2019 in New York City.
'This is truly an ominous development for the poor people of Venezuela.'
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A depiction of President Donald Trump in Havana, Cuba.
In vote on resolution condemning nearly six-decade embargo, 189 member states...

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For the first time, Reporters Without Borders have added the U.S. and U.K to their annual press freedom index of countries - including longtimers like Iran, Bahrain and North Korea - that repress online speech and use the internet to conduct domestic surveillance. They specifically call out the hypocrisy of abuses by government agencies within supposed democracies - cue the NSA - that have "hacked into the very heart of the Internet...(and) turned it into a weapon in the service of special...

Democracy Itself Is Under Threat

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