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  • Open Letter to Port of Seattle Commission

    Port of Seattle CommissionPO Box 1209Seattle, WA 98111 December 2, 2022 Dear Honorable Commissioners: The American Mideast Coalition for Democracy (“AMCD”) is a non-partisan, grass-roots organization dedicated to empowering the estimated 10 million Americans of Middle Eastern descent to promote greater understanding and beneficial policies for both America and for the countries of the Middle […]

  • AMCD Condemns Mass Arrests and Executions in Iran

    November 28, 2022 The American Mideast Coalition for Democracy unequivocally condemns the mass arrests, mass executions and out-right murders perpetrated by the Iranian regime against those demonstrating against it. The death toll at the time of this writing is 448, and among them, 63 children. An estimated 18,170 protesters have been detained including 565 students. […]

  • Demonstration Against Iranian Regime in Seattle November 26, 2022

    Thank you to AMCD co-chair Hossein Khorram for these photos.

  • Dahl Interview: National Resistance Front of Afghanistan Fights Terrorist Haqqani-Taliban Regime

    Interview with Ahmad Massoud, the son of the Legendary Afghan leader Ahmad Shah Massoud, known as the Lion of Panjshir. He was a warrior that fought against the Soviets and the Taliban. Ahmad Shah Massoud was assassinated two days prior to September 11th, 2001 by Al Qaeda. Ahmad speaks with investigative journalist Tera Dahl about […]

  • July – September 2022

    July We began July with our advisor, Walid Phares asking, “Will Biden Take Trump’s or Obama’s path with Iran?” And it didn’t take long to find out. AMCD expressed the outrage of citizens of Lebanon and Christians the world over after pro-Hezbollah Judge Fadi Akiki ordered the arrest and interrogation of Maronite Archbishop Musa al-Hajj, the […]

  • Iran, the UN, and Women

    October 31, 2022 by Manda Zand Erwin One of the great speeches of the 20th century was given by Eleanor Roosevelt, the first lady of the United States, on September 28, 1948 at Sorbonne University Paris, and began with the title: “The Promise of Human Rights.”  Eleanor Roosevelt gave humanity an example by describing the “preservation and production […]

  • Iran Resumes Hostage Taking, US Must Shift Its Foreign Policy

    October 28, 2022 by AMCD advisor Dr. Walid Phares The current Iranian regime faces a significant challenge. The 2022 protests are unceasing. If anything, they are expanding and, more ominously, they are drawing support from more sectors of society in the West, particularly from Europe and, gradually, even from the United States. Iran’s regime is […]

  • Down with Islamic Republic of Iran Rally in Olympia WA.

    AMCD Co-Chair Hossein Khorram attended this protest at the Washington State capitol.

  • National Resistance Front of Afghanistan Fights Terrorist Haqqani-Taliban Regime

    October 22, 2022 by Tera Dahl While the world focuses on the situation in Ukraine, little attention is being spent on the situation in Afghanistan where foreign terrorists are flocking. After the initial preventable and chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan, the Biden Administration seems to be continuing a policy of appeasing the Taliban and at best […]

  • Iranian Revolution Needs Support of Free World to Succeed

    October 12, 2022 by Dr. Walid Phares Despite all thorough planning by the Iran Regime to destroy its own domestic opposition over the years, another uprising reared its head this year, triggered and led by women, particularly the youngest among them. In late 2019, dozens of demonstrations roamed the cities and towns of Iran, prompting […]