Press Releases

Mar 20

At Senate Hearing, Drone Lobbyist Says Drone Too “Hostile” A Word, CODEPINK peace activist arrested for talking to lobbyist

Posted by CODEPINK StaffFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Medea Benjamin, (415) 235-6517Alli McCracken, (860) 575-5692March 20, 2013At Senate Hearing, Drone Lobbyist Says...
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Feb 24

Blackwater Threatens to Kill CODEPINK Activist

Posted by CODEPINK StaffWATCH THE VIDEO!February 24, 2010Contact: Medea Benjamin, 415-235-6517Former Blackwater Employee Threatens to Kill CODEPINK Activist inSenate Hearing...
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Sep 04

Ahava Drops Spokesperson Amid Public Relations Fiasco

Posted by CODEPINK Staff   Ahava Drops Spokesperson Amid Public Relations FiascoA first victory for CODEPINK's "Stolen Beauty" campaignNEW YORK...
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Aug 06

OFFICIAL RELEASE: Oxfam Suspends Ahava Spokeswoman Kristin Davis From All Publicity Work

Posted by CODEPINK Staff NEW YORK CITY -- "Sex & The City" star Kristin Davis, well known for her work...
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Jul 28

OFFICIAL RELEASE: TODAY: Bikini-clad activists protest Israeli cosmetics at stores in Santa Monica, Marina del Rey

Posted by CODEPINK StaffSANTA MONICA -- Inside upscale cosmetics stores here and in Marina del Rey in a two-hour "tour,"...
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Jul 01

OFFICIAL RELEASE: CODEPINK calls for women worldwide to support Iranian women's fight for justice, rights

Posted by CODEPINK StaffWASHINGTON — Inspired by Iranian human rights lawyer Shirin Ebadi's brave promise last week to represent in...
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Jun 30

OFFICIAL RELEASE: CODEPINK condemns Israeli abduction of US Congresswoman, 21 others from Gaza aid ship

Posted by CODEPINK StaffWASHINGTON -- After this morning's Israel's abduction of 21 human rights workers, including Noble laureate Mairead Maguire...
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Jun 08

Official release:CODEPINK and Israeli feminist group protest at Erez checkpoint at Israel/Gaza border

Posted by CODEPINK StaffEREZ, ISRAEL -- More than three dozen Americans and Israelis rallied today at the border checkpoint here...
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May 28

Official release: 66-member American delegation to attempt entry into Gaza TOMORROW

Posted by CODEPINK StaffWHAT: Departure (press conference) of American delegation to Gaza, to pressure Obama, Israel to end blockadeWHEN: 9...
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May 04

Official release: Leaders from Sri Lanka, Congo, Iran and more to lead "Voices Of Peace: In Conversation With Women In Conflict"

Posted by CODEPINK StaffWHAT:  "Voices of Peace" panel discussion, presented by CODEPINK Women for PeaceWHEN: 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m....
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