Medea Benjamin is cofounder of CODEPINK for Peace, and author of several books, including Inside Iran: The Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Published in: North Africa, West Asia: OpinionHow the United States helps to kill Palestinians
Through the supplying of arms, financial support and UN vetoes, the US has played a key role in the decades-long...
Defund the police, defund the military
US wars abroad are driven by the same racism and ruling class economic interests used against Black Americans at home.
Why aren’t Americans rising up like the people of Chile and Lebanon?
With more Americans demanding an alternative to a system that doesn’t serve their needs, the tinder for a...
Neoliberalism’s children are rising up to demand justice all over the world
From Chile to Lebanon, mass mobilizations are calling for a political and economic revolution against the neoliberal...
Published in: ourEconomyShould we feed hungry children, or the war machine?
Every dollar of public money financing US militarism abroad is a dollar that could fight hunger, homelessness, or...