New regulations that crack down on trade and travel to the Caribbean island further punish the Cuban people and hurt U.S. credibility.
The path to a more peaceful world begins by universalizing resistance to militarism.
The president is slashing the U.S. domestic budget and putting money into a war machine that only continues to inflame tensions around the world.
Rather than using his position to clinch a $100 billion arms deal, the president should press for negotiations to end the 2-year-old conflict.
Medea Benjamin explains how Ariel Gold, a Code Pink activist, was kicked out of the convention hall for protesting New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's opposition to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against the Israeli occupation of Palestine.
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At the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, a large contingent of Indiana State Police, riot cops and police on horseback was deployed to contain 15 women and one man from Code Pink and their 500 tennis balls.
Many Americans are fed up with a congressional majority bought and paid for by wealthy special interests. Fifteen protesters were arrested Friday in Washington, D.C., after voicing their disapproval.
Code Pink activists gathered Thursday afternoon in a tony neighborhood in Santa Monica, Calif., for a colorful protest designed to get Clinton's attention.