A Tribute to Dorli Rainey

Courage & Grace Under Fire

“I would maybe retire if I saw young people taking up the leadership roles of the protest movement,” she said. Because of social media sites like Twitter and Facebook, youth today have so much more power “than we ever had when I was starting out.”

President Barack Obama addresses the Iranian public on the occasion of the Iranian New Year (Now-Ruz).

Shorter version: The US and Iran are on the brink of war because you have a civilian nuclear enrichment program of the same sort a lot of other countries have; but we actually like you and want you to be able to read about that on the internet so we are providing you with piracy software to get around internet controls in Iran even while we’re imposing more and more control of the internet in the West and prosecuting leakers of government illegalities in an unprecedentedly harsh way.

 

Dorli Rainey
03/21/2012 at 1:58 pm

How else would the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize speak?

 

http://www.juancole.com/2012/03/obamas-hypocritical-message-to-iran.html

April 16th, 2012

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