Countering The Lies: National Online Teach-in Sat. Jan. 11 (3pm ET) No War With Iran!

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Countering The Lies: National Online Teach-in Sat. Jan. 11 (3pm ET) No War With Iran!

On Saturday, January 11 at 3pm ET/2pm CT/1pm MT/12noon PT we will hold a national online teach-in to build the movement against war with Iran! Featuring anti-war leaders, scholars, journalists, representatives from religious communities and others.

The teach-in features an all star cast representing different sectors of the new anti-war movement that is growing dynamically. We are encouraging the organizers of the Saturday, January 4 local demonstrations to organize watch events in their cities and towns where people can come together to participate in this teach-in and make additional plans for the upcoming Sat. Jan. 25 Global Day of Protest.

Please register for the teach-in here!

Speakers for the teach-in will include: 

  • Kathy Kelly, Voice for Creative Nonviolence
  • Abby Martin, host of The Empire Files 
  • Dr. Gerald Horne, author and historian
  • Claudia De La Cruz, The People's Forum 
  • Liz Theoharis, Co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign
  • Mazda Majidi, Iranian-American journalist 
  • Leila Zanda, Iranian-American activist 
  • Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party presidential candidate 2016
  • Eugene Puryear, ANSWER Coalition 
  • Medea Benjamin, CODEPINK 
  • Ciara Taylor, The People's Forum 
  • Max Blumenthal, journalist at The Grayzone
  • Leonardo Flores, CODEPINK Latin America Coordinator
  • Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance
  • Mara Verheyden-Hilliard, Partnership for Civil Justice Fund 
  • Cavan Kharrazian, Center for Economic and Policy Research 
  • Yasemin Zahra, US Labor Against the War (USLAW)
  • Mike Prysner, Iraq anti-war veteran 
  • Anya Parampil, journalist at The Grayzone
  • Brian Becker, ANSWER Coalition 
  • And others

Register for the teach-in here!