Articles by Peoples Dispatch

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UN Special Rapporteur Calls for the End of All Unilateral Sanctions against Iran
Peoples Dispatch – TRANSCEND Media Service, 19 Sep 2022

14 Sep 2022 – Alena Douhan also expressed the need to create a legal framework to prevent countries such as the US taking unilateral action against others.

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German Parliament Condemns Psychological Torture of Julian Assange
Peoples Dispatch – TRANSCEND Media Service, 11 Jul 2022

In a historic vote on July 6, the German parliament voted in favor of a petition condemning “in the strongest possible terms the psychological torture of journalist Julian Assange and the associated attack on press freedom in Germany and Europe.”

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Europe Dumps Its Climate Commitments after Facing Shortage of Russian Gas
Abdul Rahman | Peoples Dispatch - TRANSCEND Media Service, 27 Jun 2022

26 Jun 2022 – The quick shift by rich European countries to “dirty” energy sources such as coal instead of managing demands raises serious concerns about the fate of global climate action and the future of the environmental movement.

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Venezuela’s Great Housing Mission Achieves Major Milestone of Delivering 4 Million Homes
Peoples Dispatch - TRANSCEND Media Service, 18 Apr 2022

On 7 Apr 2022, the socialist government of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro celebrated the delivery of a record 4 million homes to its citizens as part of a social housing program called the Great Housing Mission of Venezuela launched by Commander Hugo Chávez in 2011.

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Demolitions of Palestinian Houses Continue
Peoples Dispatch - TRANSCEND Media Service, 29 Mar 2021

New report from the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in the Palestinian Territories published on Mar 16 revealed that the monthly average of demolition of Palestinian houses by the occupying Israeli authorities has increased by 65% in 2021 as compared to 2020. In the month of February alone, at least 305 Palestinians, including 172 children, lost their homes and were displaced.

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After Evo, the Lithium Question Looms Large in Bolivia
Vijay Prashad | Peoples Dispatch – TRANSCEND Media Service, 25 Nov 2019

The overthrow of the elected leader cannot be understood without a glance at the nation’s massive reserves of this crucial mineral.

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Reports Confirm Political Bias behind Legal Persecution of Brazil’s Ex-President Lula
Peoples Dispatch – Brasil de Fato, 24 Jun 2019

10 Jun 201 – Today the news publication The Intercept revealed that prosecutors in the “Operation Car Wash” task force, as well as the judge presiding over the case, Sérgio Moro, worked to persecute former Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in order to prevent a return of the Workers’ Party to power, and thus contributed to the victory of far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro.

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