Reader’s view: US, Israeli hypocrisy drags us toward another bogus war
Published 02/22/2012, Duluth News Tribune
America’s confrontation with Iran is about oil, not nukes. And we have no moral high ground from which to lecture anyone. Destabilizing the Middle East? How about our needless, illegal war in Iraq, which killed hundreds of thousands and displaced several million? Lack of democracy? In 1953, the U.S. overthrew the democratic government of Iran and installed the Shaw, who led a brutal 25-year dictatorship.Word count: 212
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