MN Peace Activist Meets Iranian President Ahmadinejad By Bill Sorem | October 14, 2012 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Minnesota Subscribe to Minnesota Click on Sarah Martin to see her discuss her meeting with Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Click on Sarah Martin to see her discuss her meeting with Mahmoud AhmadinejadIran president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has been characterized in many ways as a terrorist, a threat to peace, a threat to Israel. Ahmadinejad is a controversial figure both within Iran and internationally. Sarah Martin, long-time Minneapolis peace activist met with Ahmadinejad along with about 150 peace activists, This is the third time Martin has, “Exercised her democratic right to speak to a head of state who is in the cross hairs of U.S. aggression.” Ahmadinejad was in New York for his annual and final address to the United Nations. After statements by some present, Ahmadinejad spoke to the group. Martin found him, “Compelling, intriguing, not at all the demon that he’s made out to be.” “This ‘dictator’ cannot run for election again,” added Martin Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.