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

The U.S. president should invite all the nations of the region to the summit and shake the hands of every head of state to foster better dialogue and a brighter future for the hemisphere.

Medea Benjamin ·


This Is How the United States Could Help Bring Peace to Ukraine

Decisions by the U.S. will have a critical impact on whether there will soon be peace in Ukraine, or only a much longer and bloodier war.

Medea Benjamin ·


From Mosul to Raqqa to Mariupol—Killing Civilians Is a Crime

While Western leaders are demanding that Russia be held accountable for war crimes, they have raised no such clamor to prosecute U.S. officials.

Medea Benjamin ·


There Is No Wisdom in Pretending That Ukraine's Neo-Nazis Don't Exist

The troubling history and dangerous U.S. relationship with the Azov Battalion and other extreme right-wing groups in Ukraine cannot be forgotten.

Medea Benjamin ·


How the US Started a New Cold War with Russia and Left Ukraine to Fight It

Nothing justifies the Russian invasion, but there is a more insidious reality at work beneath the surface of this classic morality play.

Medea Benjamin ·


What Is Going to Happen in Ukraine?

There are three possible scenarios.

Medea Benjamin ·


Memo to Congress: Diplomacy for Ukraine Is Spelled M-I-N-S-K

Ukrainians of all ethnicities deserve genuine support to resolve their differences and find a way to live together in one country—or to separate peacefully.

Medea Benjamin ·


The US Is Reaping What It Sowed in Ukraine

Will the prospect of a 21st-Century version of the Cuban Missile Crisis be enough to bring America’s irresponsible leaders to their senses and start unwinding the suicidal mess they have blundered into?

Medea Benjamin ·

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