Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin is the co-founder of the peace group CODEPINK and the human right organization Global Exchange. Follow her on twitter at @MedeaBenjamin.

Will the Freedom Flotilla Sail to Gaza?

Vienna’s International Summit for Peace in Ukraine Issues a Global Call for Action

Ten Surprisingly Good Things That Happened in 2022

What to Expect from COP27 in Egypt’s Police State: An Interview With Sharif Abdel Kouddous

For Biden’s Summit of the Americas, Obama’s Handshake With Raúl Castro Shows the Way

Yes, There Were 10 Good Things About 2021

Cubans More Excited About School Reopening Than Regime Change

Carlos Lazo: The Cuban American Leading the Charge to Transform U.S.-Cuba Policy

Make Normalization With Cuba a Priority

Biden Should Make Normalizing Relations with Cuba “A Priority”

Trump Hammers Cuba While Cuba Cures the Sick

Five Years After Obama’s Cuba Opening, Cubans Are Reeling From the “Trump Effect”

Trump Was Right: NATO Should Be Obsolete

“They’re Killing us Like Dogs” – A Massacre in Bolivia and a Plea for Help

10 Ways that the Climate Crisis and Militarism are Intertwined

Guardianship System Eased, but Saudi Arabia Still Oppresses Women

Travel to Cuba Falls Victim to John Bolton’s Wrath

Activists Protect DC Venezuelan Embassy from US-supported Coup

An Apology for a Different Plane Crash, 30 Years Later

How US Sanctions are Hurting Iran: A Firsthand Report

Who Will Stop Trump From Tweeting Us into War With Iran?

Ten Good Things About 2018

10 Good Things About a TERRIBLE Year

While Clinching Deals With Communist China, Trump Cracks Down on Trade and Travel to Cuba

Saudi Women May Soon Be Behind the Wheel, But Still Not in the Drivers’ Seat

Urgent Warning: Time to Hit the Reset Button on U.S.-Korean Policy

A Global Movement to Confront Drone Warfare

America Will Regret Helping Saudi Arabia Bomb Yemen

Head of National Nurses Encourages Bernie Sanders to Start a People’s Party

10 Reasons Trump Should Not Strengthen U.S.-Saudi Ties

Women Beware: Saudi Arabia Charged with Shaping Global Standards for Women’s Equality

Ten Reasons Why Elliott Abrams Would Make a Dreadful Deputy Secretary of State

In Trump’s World Where Money Talks, Saudi Arabia Gets a Free Pass

Hillary Clinton, the Podesta Group and the Saudi Regime: A Fatal Menage a Trois

Congress Must Take Action to Block Weapon Sales to Saudi Arabia

Preparing for the Next Memorial Day

Israel and Saudi Arabia: Strange Bedfellows in the New Middle East

President Obama Can Help Save Saudi Youth Facing Beheading

Pink-Slipping Hillary

Should Henry Kissinger Mentor a Presidential Candidate?

The Execution of Nimr Al-Nimr: One More Reason to Re-evaluate the Toxic U.S.-Saudi Alliance

Ten Good Things About the Not-So-Great Year of 2015

10 Good Things About the Not-So-Great Year 2015

Yemen Crisis: One More Reason to Re-evaluate the Toxic U.S.-Saudi Alliance

Is Saudi Women’s Vote a Step Forward?

A Prescription for Afghan Hospital Bombing

Ten Reasons to Oppose the Saudi Monarchy

Who’s the Real Troublemaker in the Middle East?

10 Steps to Wean US Foreign Policy Off Militarism

Snuff Ads: Multimillion Dollar Campaign Tries to Kill Iran Nuke Deal