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April 19, 2007

NIAC in NY Times Article on McCain’s Song

Washington DC – Asked Thursday, how he would respond to critics charging his comments were insensitive, Mr. McCain responded, “Insensitive to what? The Iranians?” The National Iranian American Council’s president, Trita Parsi, had this to say: “To joke about such a matter at a time when war in the Middle East has done so much to weaken America is beyond comprehension.” He continued, in an email release, “It would be better if Senator McCain sought to find solutions to this challenge facing America rather than treating it as a joke.” Read full article

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