Ramona Wadi

Ramona Wadi is an independent researcher, freelance journalist, book reviewer and blogger. Her writing covers a range of themes in relation to Palestine, Chile and Latin America.

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March 25, 2022
A Glance at the Cuban Missile Crisis

As the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation’s (NATO) plans for expansion plays out on Russia’s borders, the question of sovereignty and defense could be recalled through the Cuban Missile Crisis of October 1962.

February 28, 2022
Efforts at Upholding Oblivion Over Dictatorship Crimes in Uruguay

Requesting clemency on humanitarian grounds when Uruguayans are still searching for answers is a political imbalance that needs to be addressed, Ramona Wadi writes.

February 10, 2022
Cubans Will Not Forget U.S. Treachery

Is the U.S. in a position to maintain the embargo upon the pretext of bringing democracy to Cuba with its record in destabilising secure states, even those upholding democracy?

February 2, 2022
Marti’s Relevance to the Cuban Revolution

Marti was an important prelude to Cuba’s ongoing tenacity to define its liberation according to revolutionary values, as opposed to colonial and imperial impositions.

January 25, 2022
The International Community’s Response to Israel’s Administrative Detention Should Go Beyond Humanitarian Grounds

The absence of a persistent strategy to counter Israel’s human rights violations and to hold the settler colonial state accountable is of detriment to the Palestinian people, who remain shackled to humanitarian agendas.

January 18, 2022
Guantanamo Territory Should Be Returned to Cuba

While the immediate implications of Guantanamo with regard to the U.S. violations at the base are of paramount importance, the focus on this relic of the U.S. war on terror must not be dissociated from Guantanamo’s earlier history.

December 16, 2021
The UN’s Human Rights Failure

Will the UN assume responsibility for failing to protect civilians as governments waged war and plunder?

December 6, 2021
Former DINA Agent Living in Australia Is One Step Closer to Facing Justice in Chile

With Rivas one step closer to facing the Chilean courts, pressure should be ramped up for further disclosure on Australia’s duplicitous role, and how it might be contributing towards the oblivion and impunity enacted by Pinochet.

December 2, 2021
UNGA’s Latest Resolution Illustrates the International Community’s Complicity With Israel’s Colonial Expansion

Israel’s impunity has been crafted by the UN, in a parallel manner to how the UN facilitated Palestine’s territorial loss, Ramona Wadi writes.

November 16, 2021
Australia Refuses to Reveal Additional Proof of Its Role in Chile’s CIA-Backed Coup

Almost 50 years have passed since Pinochet took power, so what exactly is Australia afraid of?