“Iran Is Not The Problem” – the truth about Iran
An excerpt from the film “Iran Is Not The Problem”, analyzing the United States interference in foreign affairs for economic interests. In 1953 UK and USA overthrow the democrat Mossadegh in order to re install the Shah so the Iranian oil would be controlled by them! Islamist priest Ayatollah Khomeini took the power in Iran and a year after Saddam Hussein on orders from CIA attacked Iran without any provocation! Who’s really the problem?
The whole documentary below.
IRAN (Is Not The Problem) is a feature length documentary film responding to the failure of the American mass media to provide the public with relevant and accurate information about the standoff between the US and Iran, as happened before with the lead up to the invasion of Iraq.
We have heard that Iran is a nuclear menace in defiance of the international community, bent on “wiping Israel off the map”, supporting terrorism, and unwilling to negotiate. This documentary disputes these claims as they are presented to us and puts them in the context of present and historical US imperialism and hypocrisy with respect to Iran. It looks at the struggle for democracy inside Iran, the consequences of the current escalation and the potential US and/or Israeli attack, and suggests some alternatives to consider.
This 79 minute documentary features Antonia Juhasz, Larry Everest, and other activists and Iranian-Americans. The goal of this movie is to promote dialog and change the debate on Iran, so please consider organizing a screening, big or small, in your area.
Produced by Aaron Newman, an independent film-maker and part of the Scary Cow film co-op in San Francisco. He is an anti-imperialism/pro-democracy activist, founder of the SF Chomsky Book Club, and a member of Hands Off Iran. There are differences of opinion between many of the voices in this film, but all agree that a war would be unjustified. Below are brief video introductions for each of the people who participated.
For more information go to:http://www.iranisnottheproblem.org/