Israel

Jun 26

Is Greece Being Blackmailed to Put the Brakes on Gaza Flotilla?

Posted by CODEPINK StaffBy Medea BenjaminThe 50 passengers and crew on the U.S. boat to Gaza have converged in Athens,...
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Jun 25

Press Release: U.S. Boat to Gaza Responds to State Dept. Warning

Posted by CODEPINK StaffFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact:Athens: Felice Gelman, 30-694-266-0406;New York: Donna Nevel, 917-570-4371Twitter @USBoatToGazaState Department Officials Have an Obligation to Speak...
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Jun 24

Day 4: Water Cannons, Tasers and Rachel Corrie

Posted by CODEPINK StaffWe started out this morning with a political briefing from our intrepid retired Colonel Ann Wright, who...
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Jun 23

Day 3 in Athens: A Dose of Reality

Posted by CODEPINK StaffIt’s nice that we now start out our training sessions with song. I love how it changes...
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Jun 22

Day two in Athens: More preparations for the flotilla

Posted by CODEPINK StaffWe started the day with a media training where we broke into groups and practiced answering some...
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Jun 21

Athens: the Journey to Gaza Begins...

Posted by CODEPINK StaffJust arrived in Athens tonight. We had an orientation meeting at 8pm at our hotel. It was...
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Jun 21

Setting Sail for Gaza, Armed with Love Letters and a Missive from Dr. King

Posted by CODEPINK Staffby Medea Benjamin“I refuse to accept the idea that man is mere flotsam and jetsam in the...
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May 20

“Doomed to Disappoint” by John J. Mearsheimer

Posted by CODEPINK StaffBarack Obama gave a major speech on the Middle East today and it is clear from the...
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May 20

Obama Should Follow His Own Advice on the 'Moral Force' of Non-Violence

Posted by CODEPINK StaffObama Should Follow His Own Advice on the 'Moral Force' of Non-ViolenceBy Medea Benjamin and Charles Davis...
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May 19

Israel harms Palestinians, but also itself - By Mike Gravel

Posted by CODEPINK StaffMy concern for the Israeli-Arab conflict is a personal one. I was raised in a Jewish neighborhood...
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