Stand with the People of Iran

Mass protests are breaking out across Iran, sparked by outrage at the mounting evidence that the Ahmadinejad government has rigged and stolen Thursday's election.

Despite a growing crackdown and the banning of a mass march in Tehran today, millions of brave Iranian men and women are going to the streets crying out for democracy -- see pictures and video opposite. This is a crucial week for Iran and the world: either democracy and diplomacy triumph, or tyranny and militarism will.

Iranians are courageously calling on their leaders for democracy and justice. Let’s stand with them -- sign the emergency petition below, then spread the word:

 
Petition to Iranian government and world leaders:

We stand together as citizens of Iran and the world, and call for an immediate end to the crackdown on protesters and a full investigation into electoral anomolies. A free, fair and transparent election should be held. Until this is done, we call on international leaders to withhold recognition of any new government.

Sign the petition below:

Sign the petition
Already Avaaz member? Enter your email address and hit "Send".

First time here? Please fill out the form below.
Name:
Email:
Cell/Mobile (optional):
Country:
Postcode:
Avaaz.org will protect your privacy and keep you posted about this and similar campaigns.  
 
Image and video of the protests in Tehran today - millions are in the streets of cities all around Iran right now, let's support them

0

8,075 have signed the emergency petition, help us reach 200,000






Click the video above to watch thes extraordinary scenes -- then sign the petition opposite to support these brave people, and spread the word!
digg:Stand with the People of Iran  del.icio.us:Stand with the People of Iran   reddit:Stand with the People of Iran  facebook  

Tell Your Friends

Below is a short note you can send to tell people about this campaign. Please only send it to people you know
personally. Spam won't help our cause!

Click here to open a new email and invite your friends, family and colleagues to get involved.
Or cut and paste the text below into an email to friends and family

Enter your name here
Enter your email here
Subject
Language


Email
Important note: Avaaz will not store your friends' email addresses. This tell-a-friend tool is simply another way for you to email this campaign to your friends.
Username @
Password
Locations of visitors to this page