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This Is The Woman Who Interrupted Obama's Speech

Medea Benjamin interrupted President Obama's speech on drones Thursday afternoon. This is not the first time she's done something like this.

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She interrupted Wayne LaPierre, the executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, when he gave a speech following the shootings in December at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut.

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Earlier in May, she interrupted CIA Director John Brennan during a speech.

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That was Code Pink's Medea Benjamin, saw her in line on way in. Don't get how they miss her.

Ryan J. Reilly

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That was Code Pink's Medea Benjamin, saw her in line on way in. Don't get how they miss her.

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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