A Quaker Lobby in the Public Interest
We've made history with the first-step Iran nuclear deal. But Congress may vote on anti-diplomacy legislation that would push for more saber-rattling sanctions and set unrealistic terms for a final deal. Call 1-855-68 NO WAR & tell Congress to let diplomacy work.
On the Hill
Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, the former chief of staff for Secretary of State Colin Powell, and FCNL’s Kate Gould write in the Guardian:The last thing the world needs is Congress thwarting the historic U.S.-Iran nuclear deal.
Stories & Successes
FCNL urges Congress to speak out in support of the historic, first-step nuclear deal with Iran. This memo provides talking points for why Congress should support the deal and why Congress should oppose new sanctions.
The U.S.-Iran made history by taking the first concrete step to peacefully resolve the decade-long dispute over Iran's nuclear program. Congratulations to the many Members of Congress who have come out in support of this historic moment.
Check out the military leaders and other U.S. and Israeli security experts from across the political spectrum who have come out in support of the historic first-step nuclear deal with Iran.
FCNL Statement of Legislative Policy
"We support active non-violent responses to prevent or transform violent conflict at all levels.
The cycles of violence perpetuated by acts of terror and the armed overthrow of governments serve as warning against the use of force, while the examples of nonviolent movements for change provide concrete alternatives.”