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.


Who's signing

Norie Clarke
Janice Brown
Germaine Gogel
Peter Veits
Mike Mittenberg
Peter Curia
Faith Sadley
felix owusu
Stance Lane
Paige Harrison, R.N.
Wayne Jenne
Karin Barger
Charles Keating
Linda Seeley
Sara Brown
Cathleen Krahe
Robert Suberi
Deborah Woodard
Molly Mcgrane
Peter Chambers
Rona Armillas
Emily Lewis
Mr Juergen Kraus
jean joegler
Barbara Messerknecht
Florence Brown
Lynn Krikorian
anat Krier
Gary Ruble
4,227 signatures

Will you sign?


  • Norie Clarke
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:41 -0400
    Norie Clarke
  • Janice Brown
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:39 -0400
  • Germaine Gogel
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:39 -0400
    Germaine Gogel
  • Peter Veits
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:38 -0400
    As your employer, allow me to remind you that we, the taxpayers, are paying you to PREVENT wars, not start them!
  • Mike Mittenberg
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:37 -0400
  • Peter Curia
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:36 -0400
  • Faith Sadley
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:36 -0400
  • Linda Seeley
    @mothersforpeace tweeted link to this page. 2019-06-05 14:30:35 -0400
    I just added my name to call on Pompeo to lift sanctions on Iran and then engage in talks. #PeacewithIran
  • felix owusu
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:34 -0400
  • Stance Lane
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:28 -0400
  • Paige Harrison, R.N.
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:27 -0400
  • Wayne Jenne
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:27 -0400
  • Karin Barger
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:26 -0400
  • Charles Keating
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:23 -0400
  • Linda Seeley
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:19 -0400
  • Sara Brown
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:19 -0400
  • Cathleen Krahe
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:18 -0400
  • Robert Suberi
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:17 -0400
  • Deborah Woodard
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:17 -0400
  • Molly Mcgrane
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:16 -0400
  • Peter Chambers
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:13 -0400
    Peter Chambers
  • Rona Armillas
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:11 -0400
  • Emily Lewis
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:11 -0400
    No preconditions would mean no sanctions.

    Otherwise, there are preconditions, and it is a false flag of hope.
  • Mr Juergen Kraus
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:09 -0400
  • jean joegler
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:08 -0400
  • Barbara Messerknecht
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:07 -0400
  • Florence Brown
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:05 -0400
  • Lynn Krikorian
    signed 2019-06-05 14:30:00 -0400
  • anat Krier
    signed 2019-06-05 14:29:59 -0400
  • Gary Ruble
    signed 2019-06-05 14:29:51 -0400

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