- "Through their popular uprising, the Iranian people have mounted the most serious challenge to the Islamic Republic in its 30-year history. The regime is frightened and confused, on the defensive, never closer to unraveling. The United States should do nothing that needlessly risks relieving that pressure and giving comfort to Iran's rulers. At a minimum, speaking up loudly about human rights will increase U.S. leverage in any forthcoming negotiation. At maximum, it could help sustain a movement whose ultimate success in toppling Iran's anti-American theocracy holds out the best hope of ending the nuclear crisis short of war."
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
NOT GONNA HAPPEN!
Author and columnist John P. Hannah says that Obama should stand up for the Iranian people, and against the Iranian regime, at the UN. Me thinks it is not gonna happen. At least let's hope he wouldn't shake hand with the Iranian dirtbag president like he did with Libya's Qaddafi and Venezuela's Hugo Chavez: