... "Moreover, this incipient revolution is no longer about the election. Obama totally misses the point. The election allowed the political space and provided the spark for the eruption of anti-regime fervor that has been simmering for years and awaiting its moment. But people aren't dying in the street because they want a recount of hanging chads in suburban Isfahan. They want to bring down the tyrannical, misogynist, corrupt theocracy that has imposed itself with the very baton-wielding goons that today attack the demonstrators. ... ...
Imagine the repercussions. It would mark a decisive blow to Islamist radicalism, of which Iran today is not just standard-bearer and model, but financier and arms supplier. It would do to Islamism what the collapse of the Soviet Union did to communism -- leave it forever spent and discr
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Poland is only one country. Do some research what was happening in the end of 1989 in Baltic States. People did get killed.That was the beginning of the USSR collapse.
USA should stay out of Iran's elections. It is a right thing to do. We don't know that much about the Musavi. Some political analyst say he is more pro- nuclear stuff then the one in power.
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