US Sanctions in Venezuela: Help, Hindrance, or Violation of Human Rights?

By Tanya L Zakrison and Carles Muntaner We read with interest the Review about Venezuela’s public health crisis (1) and

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High Commissioner Bachelet Finally Visits Venezuela This Month

Between 19 and 21 June, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, will be in the country, at

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How Venezuela’s US-backed Opposition Distorts “Human Rights” to Push Regime Change (Interview)

Venezuelan lawyer Lucrecia Hernández, director of the NGO Sures, discusses how US-funded opposition groups have politicized and weaponized “human rights”

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Trump Administration Plans to Detain Children at Former Japanese Internment Camp

Lending even greater significance to the parallels commentators and historians have drawn between U.S. migrant detention centers and concentration camps

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Scott Warren Trial: Hung Jury in Case of No More Deaths Volunteer

Judge invokes pressure, jurors still deadlocked After three days of deliberations, the jury in the case of No More Deaths

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1,700 Youths in Gaza Face Amputation Due to Israeli Sniper Violence

My friend Andrew Rubin is an amputee. He’s lost his right hand, lower arm, right foot, and lower leg. He

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Washington Office on Latin America Gets Behind US Regime Change Agenda in Venezuela

WOLA’s hawkish stance on Venezuela may seem surprising for a “human rights” organization, but it is less of a surprise

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Julian Assange’s Mother Condemns UK for “Unlawfully Slowly Killing my Son”

Christine Assange, the mother of imprisoned WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, says that the UK government is killing her son. Mrs.

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“Criminalizing Compassion”: Trial Begins for Humanitarian Aid (20 Years in Prison for Giving Water to Migrants}

“If Dr. Warren were convicted and imprisoned on these absurd charges, he would be a prisoner of conscience.” Human rights

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Venezuelans in Need of Imported Medicines Report Being Targeted by US Sanctions

Caracas denounces a smear campaign against Venezuelan efforts to save the lives of kids affected by US sanctions. Venezuelan Foreign

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Mining in Cerro La Vieja: Capital Against Human Rights of the People of Simón Planas

By Antonio J. González Plessmann “The tools of the master will never disarm the house of the master.” — Audre

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Venezuela Second Venezuelan Child Dies As US Blockade Prevented Transplant

Relatives of these chronic patients called on the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, to intercede in the

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Saudi-led Air Strikes Destroyed Nearly 400 Hospitals in Yemen

Nearly 400 hospitals and medical facilities in Yemen were destroyed during the four-year war period as a result of the

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Trump’s Charges Against Assange are Historic Attack on Press Freedoms. Media and Obama Helped Set the Stage

It is not just Trump, but the media, Obama, Bush, mainstream “human rights” organizations, Republicans and Democrats alike that put

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Reuters: US Prepares New Sanctions Against Venezuela and Intends to Sabotage CLAP Program

The Government of the United States in its plan to suffocate the Venezuelan economy, has now proposed to attack the

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