Richard Sudan covers human rights and American foreign affairs for the Editorial Board. Based in London, his reporting has appeared in The Guardian, Independent and others. Find him @richardsudan.
America’s insatiable paranoia over border security.
The FBI has the means, but not the will.
The United States owes them that much.
Border policies should start with safeguarding human life.
The United Nations Human Rights Council calls on America and its global allies to stop “the punishment of innocent civilians.”
By sending them back to poverty, detainment, persecution or worse, the US forfeits the moral high ground regarding human rights.
Lift sanctions. End the embargo. Empower the Cuban people.
Pandering to lies serves no one, writes Richard Sudan
Doing so would raise hard questions, writes Richard Sudan.