Tuesday October 04, 2022
Medea Benjamin
Medea Benjamin

  • July 31, 2022

    Unjustified sanctions

    As the Cuban government celebrates the July 26 Day of the National Rebellion – a public holiday commemorating the 1953 attack on the Moncada...

  • June 29, 2022

    A war foretold

    As Nato holds its Summit in Madrid on June 28-30, the war in Ukraine is taking center stage. During a pre-Summit June 22 talk with Politico,...

  • May 20, 2022

    Biden’s plan

    On May 16, the Biden administration announced new measures to “increase support for the Cuban people”. They included easing travel restrictions...

  • January 11, 2022

    How many bombs?

    The Pentagon has finally published its first Airpower Summary since President Biden took office nearly a year ago. These monthly reports have been...

  • December 08, 2021

    Militaristic delusions

    Despite a disagreement over some amendments in the Senate, the United States Congress is poised to pass a $778 billion military budget bill for...

  • October 18, 2021

    Supporting Afghan women

    Since the Taliban took control of Kabul and the central government on August 15, efforts to support Afghan women have become extremely challenging....

  • July 15, 2021

    Protests in Cuba

    Protests erupted in various Cuban cities the weekend of July 11 over dire economic conditions and a surge in Covid-19 cases. They are the biggest...

  • January 30, 2021

    War on children

    Most people regard Trump’s treatment of immigrant children as among his most shocking crimes as president. Images of hundreds of children stolen...

  • November 12, 2020

    ‘Warmongers or peacemakers’

    Congratulations to Joe Biden on his election as America’s next president! People all over this pandemic-infested, war-torn and poverty-stricken...

  • June 19, 2020

    While Cuba helps

    A team of 85 Cuban doctors and nurses arrived in Peru on June 3 to help the Andean nation tackle the coronavirus pandemic. That same day, Secretary...