Dave Riley at Left Click in Australia responds to our recent post about Ahmadinejad.
It is not our job to shore up imperialistic propaganda for the sake of beating the war drum, promoting Islamophobia and maybe invading Iran. And the core question in regard to the Soviet ‘invasion’ of Afghanistan and Iran vis a vis the US killing machine is taking sides. I know it’s not neat nor comfortable nor a simple exercise. Nor does it presume that you remain blind (or lie) to what’s happening on the ground in Iran.
Read the whole thing. This is what blogging is about. Genuine exchange of ideas, even (and especially) if you aren’t always in agreement.