Once again, Iranian women are risking everything for their rights and leading the charge for change despite continued attacks. It is critical the world understands their bravery and the gravity of the moment.
Leading advocates reflect on women’s role in the protest movement, the stakes for the future of peace and democracy in Iran, and how the world can act in solidarity with the Iranian people and Iranian women.
Masih Alinejad, Author, Journalist, Women’s Rights Activist, and Founder of the “My Stealthy Freedom” Movement
Dr. Azar Nafisi, Writer, Professor of English Literature, and Author of Reading Lolita in Tehran
Dr. Suzanne Maloney, Vice President and Director, Foreign Policy, The Brookings Institution
With voices of women leaders inside Iran
Moderated by Amb. Melanne Verveer, Executive Director, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security
Hosted by the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security