Stories by Medea Benjamin

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Posted on: Mar 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

When a small group like this has disproportionate power, it hurts everyone.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The discussion should focus less on Hagel's replacement and more on changing the Pentagon's policies.

Posted on: May 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The man who devised the legal rationale for killing Americans in Yemen is nominated to a court position.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Kareem Khan, who sought justice for drone victims, was taken from his home in Rawalpindi by men in police uniform, and hasn't been seen since.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2013, Source: AlterNet

As the world sits on the edge of its seat about events in Egypt, the 1.7 million Palestinians in Gaza are paying the price.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2013, Source: AlterNet

People have rallied and held vigils in cities and towns, flooded the White House and Southern Command with phone calls and, by the hundreds, fasted in solidarity.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2013, Source: AlterNet

What an insult: Congress passed an amendment saying that no US military funds could be used to transfer prisoners from Guantanamo back to Yemen.