Friday, March 20, 2009

The President's Message to the Iranian People

President Obama's special video message for all those celebrating Nowruz, or "New Day." This year, the President wanted to send a special message to the people and government of Iran, acknowledging the strain in our relations over the last few decades. After committing his administration to a future of honest and respectful diplomacy, he addresses Iran's leaders directly.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Hollywood Fascinated in Iran

CNN's Reza Sayah reports from the Hollywood delegation's trip to Iran. This is the first time a Hollywood group officially travels to Iran after the Islamic Revolution 30 years ago.
The delegation included AMPAS president Sid Ganis, former president Frank Pierson, actress Annette Bening and producer William Horberg