Saturday, June 20, 2009

Murdering Citizens to Preserve the Regime

Today in Iran they are murdering their children. The regime, faced with outrage and peaceful protests against a blatantly stolen election, allowed a few days to pass then cynically declared war on their people via sermons in the Friday Mosques.

Without trying to take political advantage of the ravages suffered today by Iran and its civil society, let me just say that the images below always have and always will be the end result when any government has a monopoly on violence and the instruments of resistance. Rocks will only get you so far, though we can hope to be wrong in this case.

About 3:30 minutes in, this is what state-sponsored murder looks like:


This is a photo mantage of the developing events:


Peace.

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