Tag Archives: Elections

Human Rights in Iran Yes! Intervention No!

In a rally organized by Norcal4Iran, thousands will gather at SF City Hall To Support The Uprising Of Iranian Demonstrators and oppose any US meddling in Iranian internal Affairs.

Live coverage of the protest on KPFA radio.

VOMENA Special: Iran Election Coverage

June 22, 2009  (Begins at 8 minute point)

In this program, we talk to Arang Keshavarzian, an Associate Professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University who just returned from Iran. Dr. Keshavarzian  is the author of “Bazaar and State in Iran: the Politics of the Tehran Marketplace.” He is on the editorial committee of Middle East Report Quarterly and was in Iran for approximately three weeks before returning last week.

Later in the program, we  speak with Kaveh Ehsani, an Assistant Professor of International studies at Depaul University. He is also a member of the editorial committee of the Middle East Report Quarterly as well as the editor of an independent journal of social analysis in Iran called “the Dialogue.”

Flashpoints – June 22, 2009 at 5:00pm

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Video of Candlelight Vigil for Iranian Protesters in SF, CA

Video of candlelight vigil for Iranian protesters in San Francisco, California on Sunday, June 21st, 2009.

Protester Interviewed in Spanish at Candlelight Vigil

Protester interviewed in Spanish for Univision t.v. at a candlelight vigil for those who have died and suffered loss protesting the unfair elections in Iran (Un protestor habla contra los elecciones en Iran en Espanol).

San Franicsco, CA, June 21st, 2009

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