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8 Reasons Why Now Is a Good Time for a Ukraine Ceasefire and Peace Talks

Along with faith-based leaders worldwide, we are calling for a Christmas Truce as the holiday season presents "a much-needed opportunity to recognize our compassion for one another."

Medea Benjamin ·


Reed/Inhofe Amendment Would Open Floodgates for War Profiteers

And possibly signals a major ground war against Russia.

Medea Benjamin ·


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

The Egyptian military is entrenched in every part of the Egyptian state.

Medea Benjamin ·


An Extremely Dangerous Moment in History When Even Talk of Diplomacy Is Off the Table

Siding with calls for peace and diplomacy from all over the world is still not an idea whose time has come in the halls of power in Washington, DC.

Medea Benjamin ·


Progressive Democrats Break Rank With Call for Urgent Diplomacy in Ukraine

The Democratic Party should be leading the charge for peace and a negotiated settlement to end the war. This is a start.

Medea Benjamin ·


What Must Be Done to End Nuclear Extortion and Build Lasting Peace

The way out is for President Biden and every member of Congress to immediately call for a ceasefire, support peace negotiations, and end the weapons shipments that risk Armageddon.

Medea Benjamin ·


Biden's Broken Promise to Avoid War with Russia May Kill Us All

The irresolvable dilemma facing Western leaders is that this is a no-win situation. Only courageous peace talks can bring this terrifying conflict to an end.

Medea Benjamin ·


Who Deserves a Nobel Peace Prize in Ukraine?

A critical look at the committee's latest selection.

Medea Benjamin ·

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