Thank you for taking action in support of the Iran deal! Here are some resources to help you learn more:
Watch: "Understand the Iran deal," a presentation by Zia Mian
Zia Mian is a physicist and peace activist with Princeton University’s Program on Science and Global Security. He has been part of the Iran project at the Program since 2010. He is the co-chair of the International Panel on Fissile Materials, a group of technical and policy experts from 18 countries working to reduce global stockpiles of nuclear weapon-useable material, and is co-editor of Science & Global Security.
Zia received the 2014 Linus Pauling Legacy Award for “his accomplishments as a scientist and as a peace activist in contributing to the global effort for nuclear disarmament and for a more peaceful world.” He is co-author of "Unmaking the Bomb: A Fissile Material Approach to Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation." He gave this presentation in Philadelphia on Sept. 3, 2015.
- Text of the agreement
- Comprehensive Timeline
- Panel organized by the Arms Control Association
- White House fact sheet
Who supports dialogue and diplomacy?
- Over 50 organizationssigned onto a letter supporting diplomacy with Iran.
- Over 150 Members of Congress signed onto a letter supporting negotiations.
- "Why is the United States schizophrenic towards Iran?," by Rami Khouri, Agence Global (Jul 17, 2015)
- "Lessons from the Iran nuclear deal," by Zia Mian, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (July 16, 2015)
- "Iran deal is a step toward reimagining the Middle East," by Stephen Kinzer, The Boston Globe (July 14, 2015)