Make the Economy Scream: US Sanctions as Deadly as COVID or Armed Conflict
Economic sanctions have been presented as a “non-violent” alternative to military intervention, but a new report from the Center for Economic and Policy Research exposes the lethal humanitarian cost of sanctions on people in targeted countries.
Francisco Rodríguez, author of the report, explains his findings.
Rania Khalek is a Middle East-based journalist for Breakthrough News. . Her journalism has appeared at The Grayzone, Jacobin, The Nation, The Intercept, FAIR, Vice, The Electronic Intifada, Al Jazeera and more. .