Famed Singer Shajarian Passes Away

Famed Traditional Singer Shajarian Passes Away. Rouhani, Central Bank Chief Condemn New U.S. Sanctions. COVID-19 Deaths Spike, Leading to new Tehran Lockdown. Political Prisoner Narges Mohammadi Freed. Backlash Over Cleric’s Comments about Women. Guardian Council Spokesperson Talks about Women Running for President.

Advocated for Police Reforms

Joined over 400 organizations to call on Congress to demilitarize the police alongside over 400 organizations, including by offering recommendations for Congress to pass immediately in an effort to address systemic racism and police violence.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

At NIAC, we are proud of the work we do for our community. Freedom, equality, and democracy are not just hopeful words, they are the foundations of a just world that we will continue to advocate for, starting here at home in the United States. Our belief in a healthy democracy means that we respect […]

10 Reasons to Beshkan the Vote!

The 2016 election has been unlike any recent election and many of us don’t know what to expect next. Now more than ever, the Iranian-American community’s rights and interests are at stake. Attempts to kill the Iran nuclear deal and return us to the path of war continue. Threats to discriminate against people based on their heritage are real, as we saw with the passage of visa discrimination. Voting in this election is crucial: to protect our values, prevent discrimination, and advance peace and diplomacy. Here are the top 10 reasons to Beshkan the Vote. Your vote is your voice. Let it be heard!

What Iran Wants

After Havana, does Tehran want to be next? Does it seek to end the enmity with America, or just lower its intensity?

Iran News Roundup: Week in Review

‘Israel Willing to Hit Iran, Even to Delay Nuke Program’ Barak: Waiting on Iran Would Be More Dangerous, Complicated A Grave Warning on Iran From ‘The Decision Maker’ Ex-Obama Official Warns: Take Israel Iran Threat ‘Very Seriously’ Mofaz slams Netanyahu’s Iran saber rattling Israel strike on Iran would be disaster: Netanyahu’s ex-deputy Israel’s Peres against […]

Post-Election Iran as it Develops

[polldaddy poll=”1718531″] The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on this very question tomorrow. Contact your elected officials to tell them what you think should be done: #1: The US shouldn’t interfere. #2: U.S. involvement would be counterproductive, but human rights violations must be condemned. #3: The US should voice its support for the demonstrators. […]