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Trump Hammers Cuba While Cuba Cures the Sick Worldwide

So great is the admiration for Cuban doctors that a global campaign has sprung up to award them the Nobel Peace Prize.

Medea Benjamin ·


Defund the Police, Defund the Military

For too long, we have let cynical politicians and business leaders divide and rule us, funding police and the Pentagon over real human needs, pitting us against each other at home and leading us off to wars against our neighbors abroad. 

Medea Benjamin ·


Who Are the Secret Puppet-Masters Behind Trump’s War on Iran?

As with George W. Bush's false WMD claims about Iraq in 2003, Trump's real goal is not nuclear non-proliferation but regime change.

Medea Benjamin ·


Iranian Women Squeezed By US Sanctions, COVID-19 and Their Government

"The Iranian women’s movement is more isolated today than it has ever been in all my years of activism."

Medea Benjamin ·


Trump Must Choose Between a Global Ceasefire and America's Long Lost Wars

Trump has so far spurned this chance to make good on his promise to bring U.S. troops home, even as his lost wars and ill-defined global military occupation expose thousands of troops to the Covid-19 virus.

Medea Benjamin ·


Cuba to the Rescue, But Don’t Tell the American People

As we move through this crisis, we see the tragedy of the rich superpower with its privatized, dysfunctional health care system failing its people, while its impoverished neighbor — under constant attack from the superpower — reaches out to help the world.

Medea Benjamin ·


Will America’s Corruption End on a Ventilator or in a Mushroom Cloud?

A political system that is structurally incapable of acting for the common good, even when millions of lives are at stake, is not just failing to solve our problems. It is the problem.

Medea Benjamin ·


Threatening Military Intervention in Venezuela During a Pandemic?

With cities in Venezuela under lockdown and the country struggling to address a looming public health crisis and yet another economic shock, it is clear that the Trump administration sees a new opportunity to exercise "maximum pressure" to try to achieve regime change.

Medea Benjamin ·

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