Ali Safavi

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Ali Safavi is a member of Iran's Parliament in Exile, National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI). A sociologist by career, Safavi studied and taught at UCLA, California State University Los Angeles and the University of Michigan from 1972 until 1981. An activist during the anti-Shah student movement in the 1970s in the US, Safavi has been involved in Iranian affairs since then and has lectured and written extensively on issues related to Iran, Iraq, terrorism, nuclear proliferation, and the Middle East.