Support the Iranian People’s Access to the Internet
As demonstrations continue in Iran, we have an opportunity and obligation to stand up for the right to freedom of speech for Iranians. The Iranian government has cut off the Internet, making it nearly impossible to communicate with our loved ones inside the country and for information to get out. Unfortunately, U.S. sanctions have helped make this Internet blackout possible and, as Iranian Americans and allies, we must hold our own government to account to fix this policy. Send a letter to your elected officials today urging that sanctions that restrict Internet access for Iranians be lifted.
Read more from NIAC’s Jamal Abdi in The Iranian: Want to Support Iranians? Stop Sanctioning Iran’s Internet.