Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will be in NYC next month for the UN General Assembly meeting, which means the protest planning is well under way. The Post reports that one group, United Against Nuclear Iran, is upset that the Hilton Manhattan East is accepting "blood money" from Ahmadinejad and the Iranian delegation. Its president, a former homeland security official, Mike Wallace, sent letters to Hilton management saying, "The Hilton's short-term profit from hosting the Iranian delegation is far outweighed by the grave implications of supporting a terrorist state that is illegally developing nuclear weapons." During Mahmoud's UN speech last September, there were walkouts inside and protests outside.
Protest Over Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's Hilton Stay
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