Key facts to keep in mind while opposing war against Iran by Phil Wilayto

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Dandelion Salad

by Phil Wilayto (source: CASMII)
Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Representatives of Iran and six of the world’s most powerful countries are scheduled to meet this week in Geneva, one of a series of events that increasingly looks like a rerun of the build-up to the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq.

As we prepare for a barrage of anti-Iranian media spin, it would be good for anti-war activists to remember five basic facts:

One: There is absolutely no evidence that Iran is trying to develop a nuclear weapon.

Two: The U.S. has not discovered a “secret nuclear facility” in Iran.

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Some observations on the Iranian presidential election and its aftermath by Phil Wilayto

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by Phil Wilayto
http://www.indymedia.org.uk/
June 13, 2009

Sunday Times, 14 June 2009
Sunday Times, 14 June 2009

As this is being written, official announcements in Iran today of a landslide victory by incumbent President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad are being met with cries of “fraud” by supporters of his principal challenger, former Prime Minister Mir-Hossein Mousavi.

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