Category Archives: Iran

Activists Ask U.S. Rep. Lewis to Support Iran Treaty; Lewis, Johnson Support


(APN) ATLANTA — On Wednesday, August 26, 2015, approximately a dozen activists from the international #SupportIranDeal Coalition delivered a letter to the office of U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), asking him to support the controversial Iran Deal, a multilateral proposed treaty with Iran, which is currently before U.S. Congress.   “We are here today as your constituents… asking you to […]

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(IPS) Iran Executes Hundreds in “War on Drugs”

This article first appeared on the Inter-Press Service website at: ATLANTA, Georgia, U.S., Jun 27, 2011 (IPS) – Iran is drawing international criticism for its continued mass executions of people convicted of violating its drug laws. The Islamic Republic’s judiciary reported that 300 people were on death row as of May 30. “For 300 drug-related convicts, including those who […]

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