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Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin is a cofounder of CODEPINK and the fair trade advocacy group Global Exchange. She is the author of Drone Warfare (OR Books, 2012) and has played an active role in the Green Party. She has a Master's degree in both public health and economics. In 2012, she was awarded the US Peace Memorial Foundation's Peace Prize; she is also recipient of the 2014 Gandhi Peace Award and the 2010 Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace Prize from the Fellowship of Reconciliation.

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Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin is a cofounder of CODEPINK and the fair trade advocacy group Global Exchange. She is the author of Drone Warfare (OR Books, 2012) and has played an active role in the Green Party. She has a Master's degree in both public health and economics. In 2012, she was awarded the US Peace Memorial Foundation's Peace Prize; she is also recipient of the 2014 Gandhi Peace Award and the 2010 Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace Prize from the Fellowship of Reconciliation.

Other articles by this author

2016 0901women cat

Saudi Arabia Is the Most Gender-Segregated Nation in the World

By Medea Benjamin, OR Books | Book Excerpt

DC's Dictator Summit

By Medea Benjamin and Nalini Ramachandran, Foreign Policy in Focus | News Analysis

Why Not Travel to Cuba?

By Medea Benjamin, OtherWords | Op-Ed

Children's Lives in the Balance: Is One Worth More Than Another?

By Medea Benjamin and Pam Bailey, Pink Tank | News Analysis

2014.6.8.Gitmo.thumb

Obama Really Can Close Gitmo

By Medea Benjamin and Alli McCracken, CODEPINK | Op-Ed

Drones Have Come Out of the Shadows

By Medea Benjamin, CODEPINK | News Analysis

Egypt Joins Israel as Gaza's Jailer

By Pam Bailey and Medea Benjamin, Pink Tank | News Analysis

US Encourages Democracy in Yemen, Then Turns Deaf Ear

By Pam Bailey and Medea Benjamin, Code Pink | Op-Ed

111812arc cat

Pushing Obama’s Arc Toward Peace

By Medea Benjamin, Pink Tank | News Analysis

61012powell cat

Colin Powell: Another War Criminal Cashes In

By Medea Benjamin and Charles Davis, Code Pink | Op-Ed

“Stability” Trumps Democracy in Egypt

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By Medea Benjamin, Code Pink | News Analysis

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By Medea Benjamin and Jodie Evans, PINKtank | Op-Ed

No Way to Honor Dr. King

By Medea Benjamin, Truthout | Op-Ed

By Torpedoing the Gaza Flotilla, Israel Sunk Its Own Ship

By Medea Benjamin, Truthout | News Analysis