Together, we can push our elected leaders to support real talks with Iran without pre-conditions – and to oppose a military attack. Join the effort by asking your Congressional representatives to support diplomacy, not confrontation, with Iran.

Feb. 7: Los Angeles, CA

Feb. 9: Portland, OR

Feb. 10: Sacramento, CA

Feb. 11: San Francisco, CA

Feb. 12: Seattle, WA

Feb. 13: Albuquerque, NM

Feb. 15: Columbia, MO

Feb. 16: Peoria, IL

Feb. 17: Champaign-Urbana, IL

Feb. 18: Omaha, NE

Feb. 19: Chicago, IL

Feb. 20: Columbus, OH

Feb. 22: Atlanta, GA

Feb. 25: Miami, FL

Feb. 26: Tampa, FL

Feb. 27: Philadelphia, PA

Feb. 28: New York, NY

Feb. 29: Long Island, NY

March 3: Waterville, ME

March 4: Concord, NH

March 5: Baltimore, MD

March 6: Washington, DC

March 7: Washington, DC



The Folly of Attacking Iran Tour hosted a diverse collection of speakers with various areas of expertise on subjects relating to the present situation with Iran. Each event featured journalist Stephen Kinzer.

Stephen Kinzer

Former New York Times foreign correspondent and now an award-winning author. more

Barbara Slavin

Barbara Slavin has been senior diplomatic reporter for USA TODAY since 1996, responsible for U.S. foreign policy. more

Brig. General John Johns (Ret.)

Former general, military scholar and member of the office of Army Chief of Staff. more

Justin Logan

Associate director of foreign policy studies at the Cato Institute. more

Rep. Earl Blumenauer

Democratic Congressman from Oregon’s 3rd district. more

Trita Parsi Ph.D

President of the National Iranian American Council, scholar and author.

Christopher Hedges

Former award-winning New York Times foreign correspondent and now a noted author. more

Lt. General Robert G. Gard, Jr. (Ret.)

Former general and Senior Military Fellow at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation. more

Reza Aslan Ph.D

Noted religious scholar and author. more

Bill Berkeley

Former editorial writer for the New York Times, author and teacher of human rights reporting at Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism. more

William A. Nitze

Former Assistant Administrator for International Activities at the EPA and expert on energy and environmental policy. more

Steve Clemons

Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation and political blogger.

Col. Richard Klass (Ret.)

Vietnam veteran and President of The Veterans’ Alliance for Security and Democracy. more

Carah Ong

Carah Ong is the Iran Policy Analyst at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation. more

Reese Erlich

Reese Erlich is a reporter who works regularly for CBC, ABC Australia, Radio Deutch Well and National Public Radio. more

Michael McCally, M.D., Ph.D.

Executive Director - Physicians for Social Responsibility. more

Ervand Abrahamian Ph.D

Renowned scholar of Iranian history and author. more

Hadi Esfahani Ph.D

Professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. more