This is Chicago-style payback for Medea Benjamin mocking US officials at hearings in DC. Let Egyptian thugs break her bones then have the embassy ignore the phone calls, and do nothing while she writhes in pain. They didn’t even feign concern. AMY GOODMAN: Did the U.S. embassy representative ever come to see you at the […]
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Will the White House file a protest to Egypt over its thuggish violence against a US citizen? Oh wait, Medea Benjamin is a peace activist and was going to a conference in Gaza. Silly me, of course the US will say nothing. Calling from Istanbul, Benjamin gave the following statement: “I was brutally assaulted by […]
Here’s Medea Benjamin’s new book!
I applaud Chris Hedges. After years of writing apocolyptic, often hauntingly accurate and incisive columns for TruthDig, there’s finally a sign that he is going to take tangible action and, as they say, put his money where his mouth is. On Dec. 16 I will join Daniel Ellsberg, Medea Benjamin, Ray McGovern and several military […]