Would You Support an Iran War If …
Posted by: George Washington
Support a War Against Iran
If You Knew the True Facts?
Would you support a war against Iran if you knew that:
1. Iran has one of the largest Jewish populations in the world,
and the second-largest in the Middle East behind Israel
2. Jews are protected by the Iranian constitution, and are guaranteed
seats in the Iranian parliament
3. The CIA admits that
the U.S. overthrew the
moderate, suit-and-tie-wearing, Democratically-elected prime minister of Iran in 1953.
He was overthrown because he had nationalized
Iran's oil, which had previously been controlled by BP and other
Western oil companies. As part of that action, the CIA admits that it hired Iranians to pose as
Communists and stage bombings in Iran in order to turn the country
against its prime minister
4. If the U.S. hadn't overthrown
the moderate Iranian government, the fundamentalist Mullahs would have never
taken over. (Moreover, the U.S.
has had a large hand in strengthening radical Islam in the Middle
East by supporting radicals to fight the Soviets and others)
5. The U.S.
armed and supported Iraq after it invaded Iran
and engaged in a long, bloody war which included the use of chemical weapons.
Here is former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld meeting with Saddam Hussein
in the 1980's, several months after Saddam had used chemical weapons in a
6. The U.S.
has been claiming for
more than 30 years that Iran was on the verge of nuclear
7. The U.S.
helped fund Iran's
8. The U.S.
has been actively planning regime change in Iran
- and throughout the oil-rich Middle East and North Africa
- for 20 years
9. The decision to threaten to bomb
was made before 9/11
America and Israel
both support a group designated by the U.S. as a terrorist
organization which is trying to overthrow the Iranian government
American and Israeli military and intelligence officials say that Iran has not decided to build a nuclear bomb
American and Israeli military and intelligence officials say that - even if Iran did build a nuclear bomb - it would not be that dangerous, because Israel and America have so many more nukes.
And see this
military and intelligence chiefs say that attacking Iran would only speed
up its development of nuclear weapons, empower its hardliners, and
undermine the chance for democratic reform
people pushing for war against Iran
are the same people who pushed for war against Iraq, and said
it would be a "cakewalk". See this and this
economist Nouriel Roubini
says that attacking Iran would lead to global recession.
The IMF says that Iran
cutting off oil supplies could raise crude prices 30%. War with Iran would kill the American economy. And see this and this
China and Russia
have warned that attacking Iran
lead to World War III ‘