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Peace Talks Essential as War Rages on in Ukraine

Further escalation should be unthinkable, but so should a long war of endless crushing artillery barrages and brutal urban and trench warfare that slowly and agonizingly destroys Ukraine.

Medea Benjamin ·


While Cuba Deals with Blazing Fire, the U.S. Heartlessly Watches and Waits

The Biden administration is watching a potential ecological disaster 90 miles from the U.S. coastline without offering meaningful assistance to contain it.

Natasha Lycia Ora Bannan ·


Biden Should Remove Cuba from the Infamous State Sponsors of Terrorism List

Removing Cuba from the terrorist list would facilitate the island's ability to receive loans, access critical foreign assistance, and benefit from humanitarian aid.

Medea Benjamin ·


UN Nuclear Review: A Prime Time to Stop the New Arms Race

The real solution to the threat of nuclear war is in plain sight, but still the powerful weapons makers and war profiteers refuse to yield.

Marcy Winograd ·


NATO and a War Foretold

Instead of exploiting this crisis to expand even further, NATO should suspend all new or pending membership applications until the current crisis has been resolved.

Medea Benjamin ·


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 ·

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