Rally In Washington DC To Support The Iranian People

The Iranian struggle for democracy has taken unprecedented turns since June 12th presidential election. Iranians have shown resilience and have pressed on their democratic demands on the face of continuous violence and escalating repression.

The Iranian-American community has organized a rally this coming Sunday, January 3rd. The rally is organized by Solidarity Committee to Protect the Iranian People‘s Will-DC (SCPIPW-DC)

Feel free to join them to voice your support for the people of Iran in their fight for democracy and human rights. Help them to end the violence against the people of Iran. Support human rights for the people of Iran

Time & Date: Sunday, January 3rd, 2010, From 1:30 PM to 4 PM

United Nations Information Center
1775 K. Street, NW
Washington, DC
Path: from UNIC building to the White House

Here are some videos covering the recent demonstration over the weekend. Many of them are very graphic:
Bella ciao, Iran

Iranian Police smashed a protester in Ashoura Day in 27 Dec. 2009

A man is shot or beaten in the head by the Iranian riot police

Riot Police cornered by the people. Amazingly, their life is spared

“Stand by Me” – Andy, Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora & Friends

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About Elias Shams
I have been a serial entrepreneur in telecom and social media space for past 12 years or so. I hold a M.S. degree in Telecommunication Engineering from the George Washington University and a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland. I’ve lived and worked in many countries and cities including London England, Tehran Iran, Bonn Germany, Paris France, Alicante Spain, Delhi India, and my favorite of all Washington, DC of great US of A. Two of the greatest Washington, DC based companies I worked for and very proud of are Yurie Systems which was sold to Lucent in 1998 for $1.23 B and telezoo.com that I founded in 1999. I am currently the founder and awesomizer @ awesomize.me

One Response to Rally In Washington DC To Support The Iranian People

  1. Arad says:

    Any rallies planned for 2/11 in DC? Where can I find info and details? Would like to travel to DC for rally. thanks.

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