[This article, by Shadi Chaleshtoori and myself, was first published in The Bullet – version with links is there].
The regressive politics of the Iranian-Canadian Khevari petition
Shadi Chaleshtoori and Justin Podur
November 11, 2011
On October 12, members of the Iranian-Canadian community sent a petition to Citizenship and Immigration Minister Jason Kenney expressing concern about the arrival in Canada of Mahmoud Reza Khavari, the former chairman of the largest Iranian state-owned banking institution (Bank Melli).