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Rob Malley for Iran Envoy: A Test Case for Biden’s Commitment to Diplomacy

Biden’s response to the far-right uproar against Malley will be a test of his fortitude in standing up to the hawks and charting a new course for U.S. policy in the Middle East.

Medea Benjamin ·


Will the Senate Confirm Coup Plotter Victoria Nuland?

Nuland would be a ticking time-bomb in Biden’s State Department, waiting to sabotage his better angels much as she undermined Obama’s second-term diplomacy.

Medea Benjamin ·


The Trump Administration's Parting Outrage Against Cuba

"Perpetuating the myth that Cuba is a threat to the American people—while minimizing the threat posed by far-right extremists at home—is an embarrassment to our country on the world stage."

Medea Benjamin ·


Why Senators Must Reject Avril Haines for Intelligence

Haines is the proverbial wolf in sheep’s clothing.

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No, Joe, Don’t Roll out the Red Carpet for Torture Enablers

We need political leaders and intelligence community officials who acknowledge that torture is illegal under international law, inhumane, and ineffective.

Medea Benjamin ·


Will Biden’s America Stop Creating Terrorists?

We hope Biden will finally renounce hare-brained, militarized policies that destroy societies and ruin people’s lives for the sake of unattainable geopolitical ambitions, and that he will instead invest in humanitarian and economic aid that really helps people to live more peaceful and prosperous lives.

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Why Jeh Johnson Would Be a Better Defense Secretary Than Michèle Flournoy

Flournoy has repeatedly demonstrated throughout her career, both in her official Pentagon positions in the Clinton and Obama administrations and in her published writings and statements, that she actually believes in the normalization of war.

Medea Benjamin ·


Will the World Community Condemn the Murder of Iran’s Nuclear Scientist?

'US and Israeli efforts to sabotage Iran’s nuclear program “have now morphed into Trump & Netanyahu sabotaging the next US President'

Medea Benjamin ·

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