Town Square

Post a New Topic

Lytton Plaza on June 20th: 100s of Iranians protested

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith, Green Acres, on Jun 22, 2009

I walked out of Stanford Theatre on Saturday evening around 7 pm to be greeted by a chanting I couldn't distinguish from Lytton Plaza.

This story contains 188 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.

Comments (2)

Like this comment
Posted by Walter_E_Wallis
a resident of Midtown
on Jun 22, 2009 at 5:08 pm

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

I was deeply moved, years ago, by the local demonstrations calling for the overthrow of the Shah. How did THAT work out?


Like this comment
Posted by Nora Charles
a resident of Stanford
on Jun 22, 2009 at 7:13 pm

Nora Charles is a registered user.

I have been following the events with great interest and am also moved by the people and their fight to have their votes counted, and their protest against the brutal regime. Like you, I have been wearing green. It is fascinating to see the part social networking is playing in this uprising.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


To post your comment, please login or register at the top of the page. This topic is only for those who have signed up to participate by providing their email address and establishing a screen name.

Pokéworks opens in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 5 comments | 7,666 views

Heart Pounding, Hands Cold and Sweating
By Chandrama Anderson | 4 comments | 2,918 views

A “Hi-Tech” Solution with a Low-Tech Payoff
By Max Greenberg | 0 comments | 909 views