Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Francisco Rodriguez”

Pushing Venezuela Into the Abyss

The Trump administration would rather push Venezuela into the abyss for the sake of their disastrous regime change policy than accept a negotiated compromise that might offer the country some relief.

Posted August 6th, 2019

Averting Famine in Venezuela Is the Priority

The pursuit of regime change is not worth causing a famine that could claim hundreds of thousands of lives.

Posted July 15th, 2019

Driving Venezuela Towards Famine

In this case, the U.S. would bear a significant portion of the responsibility for a famine in Venezuela.

Posted July 13th, 2019

The Cruelty and Arrogance of Sanctions

A president who routinely inflicts collective punishment on tens of millions of people in one country after another is not terribly worried about the lives of others.

Posted June 25th, 2019

In Venezuela, Sanctions Make a Terrible Situation Even Worse

At the very least, the U.S. should not be making the hemisphere’s worst humanitarian and economic crisis even worse, but that is what our policy is doing.

Posted February 28th, 2019

Sanctioning Venezuela to Death

The Venezuelan people are the ones being made to pay the price for their government’s wrongdoing.

Posted February 20th, 2019