Afghanistan, Iraq, Bolivia, and across the globe the US continues to use violence as the main instrument of foreign policy. Iran has been in the sights of both Democratic and Republican administrations for another ill advised war for profit. This time in Iran.
President Trump may have made genocidal maniac John Bolton very happy Even after his unceremonious departure from the administration in 2019. It has been his dream along with Hillary Clinton's to commit atrocities in Iran.
With re-election coming in November, many feel this war is blood for both oil and politics. Read More Below....
Bahman Azad joins Brian Powers to talk about the recent killing of Iranian General Qassim Suleimani as well as other high ranking leaders. Anyone who wants to find out about events or add theirs to our supported please click here for a list of events or contact us to tell us about your event so we can list it!
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Bahman Azad, PhD, an Iranian-American peace and justice advocate since the 1970s, is a retired professor of economics and sociology who has done extensive research and writing on the subject of the Middle East and Iran. Bahman@USPeaceCouncil.org www.facebook.com/USPeaceCouncil
Organized conferences including National Conference Against U.S. Foreign Military Bases, Baltimore, MD, 01/12/2018-01/14/2018; and First International Conference Against US/NATO Military Bases, Dublin, Ireland, 11/16/2018-11/18/2018.Executive Committee member, U.S. Peace Council (USPC), 1985-2019, and Executive Secretary, 2003-2019.Member, World Peace Council, and representative at the United Nations, 2003-2019.Chair, Veterans for Peace Iran Working Group, 2012-2019; and Co-Chair, Venezuelan Embassy Protectors Defense Committee, 2019.Organized delegations including USPC Peace Delegation to Syria, 07/24/2016-07/30/2016; and USPC delegation to Venezuela, consisting of the leaders from peace and justice organizations in the U.S. and Canada, 03/10/2019-03/15/2019.Speeches, interviews, and press conferences including “US Peace Council Exec member Bahman Azad on War, Peace & Imperialism,” 2016; “UN Press Briefing on Syria,” 12/2016; “No to US Intervention in Syria,” New York, 06/04/2017; “Peace and progress instead of wars and poverty,” Prague, Czech Republic, 02/2019; “US Peace Council Report on US/NATO Bases,” Pittsburgh, PA, 02/09/2019; “US peace activists stranded in Venezuela,” 03/2019; “The US follows the same pattern of aggression against Syria in Venezuela,” teleSUR TV, 03/2019; and “Peace Council on their Findings on the Situation in Venezuela,” 03/26/2019.Co-Founder and Co-Coordinator, Hands Off Syria Coalition, 2016-2019; and People’s Mobilization, 2019.Coordinator, Coalition Against U.S. Foreign Military Bases, 2017-2019; and Global Campaign Against US/NATO Military Bases, 2018-2019.Coordinating Committee member, United National Antiwar Coalition, 2017-2019, and Administrative Committee member, 2019.