Daily Archives: December 13, 2018


Weaponizing Humanitarian Aid

“Long ago, US foreign aid programs honored the principle that humanitarian aid should be treated separately from economic and military assistance to governments. Public Law 480 (popularized as “Food for Peace”), which began under President Eisenhower in the 1960s and expanded under President Kennedy…”

Mel Gurtov
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Border security

“It’s the phrase “border security” that freezes my soul every time I hear it uttered, every time I see it in print — so simplistically obvious, the equivalent of keeping your door locked. Did you ever have your cellphone swiped? If you’re careless about this, you’ll pay the price…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Gilmer Free Press, Common Wonders Blog, Common Dreams, The Valley Chronicle, The Sunburg News, Tribune Content Agency, Free Press, Counterpunch, Savannah Now Morning News, West Side Gazette, The Journal Tribune, LA Progressive, City Watch, The Raven Foundation, Hutchinson Leader, Bainbridge Island Review, The Baltimore Sun, Sierra County Prospect
Date: December 12,13,14,18,19,21,26,27,2918
909 Words

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