Stories by Phil Wilayto

Phil Wilayto is an author and activist based in Richmond, Virginia. A co-founder of the Defenders for Freedom, Justice & Equality, he edits that community organization's newspaper, The Richmond Defender. He is a founding member of the Virginia Anti-War Network and national board member of the Campaign Against Sanctions & Military Intervention in Iran. In 2007 he organized a People's Peace Delegation to Iran, a project that became the basis for his latest book, In Defense of Iran: Notes from a U.S. Peace Delegation's Journey through the Islamic Republic. subscribe to Phil Wilayto's feed

Posted on: Jun 14, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The real clash between Mousavi and Ahmadinejad is based on who their supporters are and, crucially, different approaches to the economy.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The real story behind the U.S. media's 'told-you-so' response to President Obama's New Years message to Iran.