The failure the Liberal mainstream media to oppose our military adventures overseas and oppose regime change in other nations who dont abide by the Washington consensus.
Medea Benjamin is a cofounder of the anti-war feminist organization Codepink and a co-founder of the international human rights organization Global Exchange. For the past 20 years she has been been one of our nation’s most high profile leaders and advocate in the movement for humanitarian, civil and social justice. In 2005 she was among other exemplary women nominated to receive a collective Peace Prize for their efforts to promote peace. She has been at the forefront of protesting the war efforts of Bush and Obama and now the further escalation of violence under Trump. In the past, Medea has organized humanitarian aid for war refugees in Lebanon and organized daily protests when Obama was stayed in Israel during Operation Cast Lead against Gaza and was a leading organizer of the Gaza Freedom March in Cairo. In 2011 she sailed on the US peace flotilla to Gaza and led delegations to deliver medical supplies during Israel’s Pillar of Defense campaign. Medea is the author of almost 10 books, the most recent being “Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the US-Saudi Connection” which goes into detail about the sinister relationship America ha with the Saudi regime. Her website is CodePink.org