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Trita Parsi: Future of the Iran Nuclear Deal
November 1, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm$10
Join Massachusetts Peace Action to hear Trita Parsi speak on the future of the Iran Nuclear Deal at Tufts University at 2:30pm in Room 316 at 574 Boston Ave, Medford (“The Collaborative Learning & Innovation Complex”), and at Suffolk University Law School, 120 Tremont St., Boston, 5th floor, at 5:30. Both events are on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017.
For those who feared Iran might get a nuclear weapon, The international community blocked all of Iran’s pathways to a nuclear weapon and they did so without any violence. This agreement has been praised across the globe.
Trita Parsi will speak about his new book Losing an Enemy – Obama, Iran, and the Triumph of Diplomacy regarding the success of the Iran Deal and how it is now at risk under the Trump Administration. He will sign copies after the talk.
A recent article is “Iran: Trump’s Gift to the Hard-Liners“, New York Review of Books, Oct. 10, 2017.
Trita Parsi’s first book, Treacherous Alliance – The Secret Dealings of Israel, Iran and the US (Yale University Press, 2007) won the Grawemeyer award and Council of Foreign Relations Arthur Ross Award in 2008 (Silver medallion). His second book, A Single Roll of the Dice – Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran (Yale University Press, 2012) was selected as The Best Book on The Middle East in 2012 by Foreign Affairs.
Dr. Parsi is the President of the largest Iranian-American grassroots organization in the US, the National Iranian American Council, and has taught at Johns Hopkins University and George Washington University. He currently teaches at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in Washington DC.
For the Suffolk event, a donation of $10 is requested to help cover costs, from those not part of the Suffolk community; no one will be turned away.