Lift Economic Sanctions on Iran!

For a true no-conditions approach, the U.S. needs to stop its campaign of unilateral coercive economic warfare and preparations for war. For genuine, good-faith, no-conditions talks, the US must stop:

  • Reimposing and tightening economic sanctions on Iran
  • Cancelling sanctions waivers to countries importing Iranian oil, to force Iranian oil exports to zero
  • Deploying aircraft carriers to the Persian Gulf to threaten Iran
  • Bypassing Congress to sell weapons to Saudi Arabia and the UAE on the pretext of curb Iranian “threats,”

Sign the petition below to tell Pompeo: Clear the field for peace talks with Iran by lifting the sanctions and ending the threat of war.


Dear Secretary of State Mike Pompeo,

As citizens of the United States, we call on the U.S. government to lift the crippling economic sanctions you have imposed on Iran. We are happy that the administration now says it is open to talks with Iran, but bullying Iran to the negotiating table with sanctions and threats of war is not the answer.

You insist that you care about the Iranian people but your sanctions deprive cancer patients of medications, make it hard for the disabled to get prosthetic limbs, and drive up the price of staple food items.

We would like you to listen to the calls made by 170+ prominent Iranian women’s rights activists who demand that the U.S. end this conflict and lift the devastating sanctions on Iran. These broad sanctions impact the most vulnerable populations, including women, children, minorities, and people with disabilities.

As peace loving Americans, we call for the U.S. to lift sanctions and dismantle the maximum pressure campaign in order to start talks with Iran.

Sincerely,

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  • Robert Sledzaus
    signed 2019-06-05 14:35:14 -0400
  • Bruce Ross
    signed 2019-06-05 14:35:11 -0400
  • Gordon Fellman
    signed 2019-06-05 14:35:10 -0400
    Gordon Fellman
  • Brian M. Scott
    signed 2019-06-05 14:35:08 -0400
  • Amrita Burdick
    signed 2019-06-05 14:35:01 -0400
  • Orlando Melendez
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:53 -0400
  • Hal Pillinger
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:45 -0400
  • Imogene Stulken
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:41 -0400
  • Taylor Binkley
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:41 -0400
  • Zac Sidawi
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:38 -0400
  • James McPherson
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:35 -0400
  • Elizabeth Neuse
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:35 -0400
  • Shoshana Gugenheim Kedem
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:34 -0400
  • Lamia Guellati
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:34 -0400
  • Anne Hall
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:33 -0400
  • Disce Pati
    @pang5 tweeted link to this page. 2019-06-05 14:34:32 -0400
    I just added my name to call on Pompeo to lift sanctions on Iran and then engage in talks. #PeacewithIran https://www.codepink.org/iransanctions?recruiter_id=491232
  • Glen Martin
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:31 -0400
  • Alyssa Owens
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:24 -0400
    Do the right thing; stop idol threats to Iran. Most Americans do not want a war w Iran. Diplomacy is a must! Stop being so hawkish and wildly out of control; we have few allies now and our international standing is getting worse and worse. If you continue down this wrongful road towards provoking Iran and other countries, you will leave a horrible mess and personally, you will leave a very undesirable legacy.
  • Terra F
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:21 -0400
  • Morgan Clark
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:17 -0400
  • Ashley Golubski
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:16 -0400
  • Rashid Al-Banna
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:15 -0400
  • Jane Simpson
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:09 -0400
  • John Hansen
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:08 -0400
  • Tyler Wilch
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:08 -0400
  • Keri Borden
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:07 -0400
  • Annie Whittey
    signed 2019-06-05 14:34:05 -0400
  • Michael Betz
    signed 2019-06-05 14:33:59 -0400
    Hey Pompous-A-ho, catch a clue!
  • Betsy Tatlock
    signed 2019-06-05 14:33:58 -0400
  • Brent Rocks
    signed 2019-06-05 14:33:57 -0400
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