Tag Archives: Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution

What should we do in Iran?

Some people have practically accused me of being a neo-con imperialist because I advocate U.S. support for the Iranian protesters. Let me be clear. Sending in the Marines would be stupid. But so is  ‘tough shit, let the protest movement … Continue reading

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People of Iran, I'm sorry

Dear people of Iran, I apologize. I have been a coward.  A week ago, I wanted the U.S. to stay out of your revolution. I told myself that it was for your own good. But I was deceiving myself, and … Continue reading

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A military dictatorship in Iran?

What if  two-thirds of President Obama’s cabinet came from the same white militia movement in Idaho? That seems to be the situation in Iran. Yesterday I wrote that Iran’s rulers were in no danger as long as the military and … Continue reading

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Why Iran's mullahs are here to stay

Funny thing about revolutionaries. Once they seize power, they make damn sure that no else will. Lenin, Castro, Ho Chi Minh. Once they were secure, they promptly liquidated out their opposition. It takes a killer to stop a killer, and … Continue reading

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