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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September 19, 2021
Australia’s Role in Chile Confirmed in Declassified Documents

Proof of Australia’s involvement in Chile depicts the willing complicity in overthrowing a democratically-elected government to be replaced by a brutal dictatorship which tortured, killed and disappeared thousands of Chileans.

September 12, 2021
Pinochet’s Caravan of Death and Its Significance for Chilean Memory

The Caravan of Death stands as a forewarning of what was to be unleashed in Chile throughout Pinochet’s rule and its aftermath, Ramona Wadi writes.

September 6, 2021
Australia Still Favours Profit Over Aboriginal Heritage

Rio Tinto may claim it is “not proud of many parts of our history at Marandoo,” but legislation has so far favoured giant corporations and their exploitation of land, Ramona Wadi writes.

August 23, 2021
GIEI Report Confirms Human Rights Violations in the 2019 U.S.-Backed Coup in Bolivia

Bolivia’s victims are victims of a U.S.-backed coup, and U.S.-funded political violence should equally share the spotlight now highlighting Anez’s short-lived legacy of human rights violations in Bolivia.

August 16, 2021
One Year On: the Abraham Accords and Palestinians’ Political Exclusion

The “deal of the century” may no longer be part of mainstream narratives on Palestine, given the Biden Administration’s façade of favouring the two-state politics over annexation, Ramona Wadi writes.

August 11, 2021
Away From Non-Binding UNGA Resolutions, the EU Follows the U.S. Narrative on Cuba

If the EU truly prized democracy, it would lobby for an end to the illegal blockade and U.S. interference, Ramona Wadi writes.

August 2, 2021
The EU’s Role in Libya’s Migrant Trafficking

To perceive refugees as a dissociated part of the wider narrative is a violation in itself, but who will hold the bloc politically accountable for delegating distasteful tasks to the Libyan coastguard?

July 23, 2021
Who Will Hold the U.S. Accountable Over Cuba?

An intentionally misinformative outreach is what the U.S. government is relying on to justify its punitive measures on Cuba, Ramona Wadi writes.

July 17, 2021
Biden’s Policy on Cuba Reveals Itself

The assumption that military intervention would fix Cuba only illustrates how the interests of the Miami dissidents are aligned with those of the U.S.

July 12, 2021
An Amnesty for Chile’s Political Prisoners

The amnesty bill is a beginning, but Chileans have a long road ahead, Ramona Wadi writes.