"This is not the America I grew up reading about," he said at a Washington tribute Saturday to his father and 51 other dissidents killed Sept. 1 by Iraqi gunmen who attacked with impunity, cheered on by Iran's theocratic regime.
"Mr. President, as a U.S. citizen who lost his father, I have one question for you," Mr. Emadi said. "When would America's written commitments mean something? Keep your damn promise. Keep your promise."