Medea Benjamin

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Medea Benjamin speaks at the U. S. Hands Off Venezuela rally in Washington, D.C. on March 16, 2019.
"We have to be pushing our members of Congress to speak out forcefully against what the Trump administration is now doing," says the activist.
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Medea Benjamin and Ariel Gold of CodePink during a news conference outside the Venezuelan Embassy on April 25, 2019.
What is happening at the embassy, said one activist, is "a microcosm of the...
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Members of the Embassy Protection Collective have lived on the property with...


Some clever bugger in the UK has punked weapons manufacturer General Atomics by cloning their website and offering some rather more useful information about the company's role in the global targeting killing campaign operated by US and British forces. General Atomics is making enormous profits from the futile, perpetual 'War on Terror'. The families and communities ripped apart by its products have been less fortunate. [...] Download 'Living Under Drones' a recent report demonstrating the...