Women Support the Iran Nuclear Deal

We Women Support the Iran Nuclear Deal; We Say No to War and YES to Diplomacy

After an historic nuclear deal was reached with Iran and passed unanimously by the UN Security Council, US politicians, pundits, and special interest lobby groups are pushing Congress to reject the deal. Some of these individuals and organizations orchestrated the invasion of Iraq that cost countless lives, over $3 trillion in US taxpayer dollars and opened the path for ISIL to emerge with continuing devastating consequences to Iraq, Syria and the region.

Let's be clear: the likely alternative to this deal is another devastating war in the Middle East. War ravages communities, leaving women to care for the wounded and rebuild society. It spreads hatred and extremism. This is not the world we want for ourselves or our children.

When women say No to war, we are saying Yes to a peaceful and sustainable future. This deal with Iran is proof that we can find non-violent ways of resolving conflicts. Women have historically been influential in ending seemingly intractable conflicts, and now we are shining the global spotlight on Iran. Congress should fully embrace this successful negotiation and encourage the administration to use this momentum to seek other non-violent solutions to global conflicts.


Sarah Shourd, journalist, playwright, imprisoned for 410 days as a political hostage by the Iranian government
Alice Walker, author, National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize recipient
Angela Davis, lecturer, author
Gloria Steinem, author, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient
Jane Fonda, American actress, writer, political activist
Eve Ensler, playwright, founder of V-Day
Jodie Evans, co-founder of CODEPINK, author, filmmaker
Medea Benjamin, co-founder of CODEPINK, author
Terry O'Neill, President, National Organization for Women
Rebecca Vilkomerson, Executive Director, Jewish Voice for Peace
Yifat Susskind, Executive Director of MADRE
Alice Slater, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Nan Aron, President, Alliance for Justice
Q'orianka Kilcher, actress
Susan Shaer, Executive Director, Women's Action for New Directions
Lyn Lear, producer/ co-founder of Environmental Media Association
Rev. Kristin Stoneking, Executive Director, Fellowship of Reconciliation
Heather Booth, organizer
Maureen Baillargeon Aumand, Women Against War
Anna Galland, Executive Director, MoveOn Civic Action
Phyllis Bennis, fellow, Institute for Policy Studies
Christine Ahn, Executive Director, Women Cross DMZ
Lisa Brock, Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, historian, author
Ann Wright, retired colonel, U.S. Army
Celinda Lake, pollster, President, Lake Research Partners
Blanche Wiesen Cook, author
Lisa Veneklesen, Executive Director, Just Associates
Terry Tempest Williams, author
Gay Dillingham, director, producer
Diane E. Randall, Executive Secretary, Friends Committee on National Legislation
Becky Bond, Vice President, Political Director, CREDO
Maria Bello, actress, writer
Huong, artist/peace activist
Barbara Ransby, professor, historian, author, activist
Elham Khatami, outreach director, National Iranian American Council
Gail Zappa, producer
Laura Bickford, producer
Mary Hanson Harrison, President, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) US Section
Annie Leonard, Executive Director, Greenpeace
Marjan Shallal, owner, Busboys and Poets
Edith Bell, Holocaust survivor, WILPF
Marisa Tomei, actress
Susan Griffin, author, lecturer, teacher
Lindsey Allen, Executive Director, Rainforest Action Network
Pat Alviso, National Coordinator, Military Families Speak Out
Jessica Neuwirth, lawyer, activist, founder, Equality Now
Ai-jen Poo, Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance
Donna Deitch, producer
Hedy Epstein, Holocaust survivor
Frida Berrigan, author
Rev. Frances Hall Kieschnick, Founding Director, The Beatitudes Society
Nina Simons, co-founder, Bioneers
Fatemeh Keshavarz, Director, Roshan Institute for Persian Studies
Gwendolyn Mink, author, activist, political scientist
Dr. E. Faye Williams, President, National Congress of Black Women
Patti Chang, CEO, Feed the Hunger Foundation
Maxine Hong Kingston, National Humanities Medal and National Arts Medal recipient
Sonali Kolhatkar, Co-Director, Afghan Women’s Mission
Rabbi Lynn Gottlieb, Shomeret Shalom Rabbinic School and Learning Center
Cynda Collins Arsenault, philanthropist, Women Powering Change
Carrie Fisher, actress, writer, producer, Princess Leia
Jeralynn Blueford, Executive Director, Alan Blueford Foundation
Marcy Wheeler, journalist
Merle Lefkoff, Center for Emergent Diplomacy
Margot Kidder, actress
Lily Sarafan, President, Home Care Assistance
Deborah Toler, researcher, writer, media analyst, Progressive Action
Marie Dennis, President of Pax Christi
Laura Flanders, host the Laura Flanders Show
Beth Schulman, President of the Board, Institute for Public Accuracy
Pat Foote, Brigadier General, U.S. Army, retired
Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Bianca Jagger, former actress, Jagger Human Rights Foundation
Yasmeen Hassan,
Executive Director, Equality Now
Nancy Kricorian,
writer and activist
Carolyn Rusti Eisenberg,
professor, author, United for Peace and Justice
Tara Thompson,
Director, Hands Up United
Rika Tyler,
Director, Hands Up United
Angela Canterbury,
Executive Director, Council for a Livable World
Jesselyn Radack
, human rights attorney, whistleblower attorney
Thenmoshi Soundarajan,
Executive Director, Third World Majority
Dr. Jill Stein,
Green Party presidential candidate
Patricia T. Morris,
President, Women Thrive Worldwide
Malika Dutt,
CEO, Breakthrough
Julianne Malveaux,
economist, author
Anuradha Mittal,
founder, Executive Director, Oakland Institute
Starry Krueger,
President, Rural Development Leadership Network
Charlotte Bunch,
professor, founder, Center for Women’s Global Leadership
Nell Scovell,
TV writer/ producer/ director
Cindy Corrie,
Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice
Rebecca Solnit,
Mira Nair,
Gaby Hoffmann,
actress, Emmy Award Nominee
Robin Morgan
, author, National Endowment for the Arts Prize recipient
Angelica Salazar,
community organizer
Donna Hall,
President/ CEO, Women’s Donor Network
Erica Chenoweth,
scholar/author, Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy
Barbara Ehrenreich,
Cheri Honkala
, co-founder/ National Coordinator, Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign
Genevieve Vaughan,
peace activist, feminist, philanthropist
Laura Dawn,
director, Art Not War
Sarah Browning,
Executive Director, Split This Rock
Margaret Flowers,
Popular Resistance


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