Join Medea Benjamin to discuss her brand new book Inside Iran; the Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic with a special introduction by Robert Scheer. The book tackles the contradictions in Iran’s system of government, traces the history of its stormy relationship with the United States, and presents a realistic and hopeful case for the two nations’ future. And with President Trump’s threats of war, this conversation could not be more important!
*Tickets: $10 entry | $25 with a signed copy of the book
In The News
Listen to Medea on Flashpoints--the war of words continues to escalate between the Trump administration and Iran in the aftermath of the US decision to abandon the Iran nuclear deal.
Read more on Truthdig Who Will Stop Trump From Taking Us Into War With Iran?
Progressive.org "The president hopes we’ll break our Russia tunnel vision and set sights on Iran. We should."
Medea will also talk about CODEPINK’s new Divest from the War Machine campaign and how we can move our cities, universities, pension funds and politicians to stop supporting companies that make a killing on killing.
Co-Sponsored by: World Beyond War, Office of the Americas, Jewish Voice for Peace, Truthdig, LA Progressive, ICUJP, LA5 Rotary, The Markaz, Veterans for Peace, and Topanga Peace Alliance
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August 12, 2018 at 4pm - 6pm
The Peace Center
3916 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230, United States,