Educational Forums

US negotiations to re-enter the Iran nuclear deal (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action) are ongoing. Join us Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 7:00 PM for our Educational Forum:

US Iran Relations: Will Diplomacy Win Over War?

Our speaker, Dr. Assal Rad, is research Director at the National Iranian American Council, working on research and writing related to Iran policy issues and U.S.-Iran relations. Her writing can be seen in Newsweek, The National Interest, The Independent, Foreign Policy and more. She has appeared as a commentator on BBC World, Al Jazeera, NPR, and others. She received a PhD in Middle Eastern History from the University of California, Irvine in 2018. Her forthcoming book, ‘The State of Resistance: Politics, culture, and Identity in Modern Iran’ is being published by Cambridge University Press this year.