""Iran seems to be doing ok. Not great but ok, and that's because of outside forces."
I disagree. The problems with Iran are due to its all-controlling tendencies; not due to international sanctions. If it wasn't so repressive on…"
""Moderate success in some places I guess. Hussein and Gaddafi are dead. But that's neither here nor there. Iran, Libya, and Iraq show that things can revert to a conservative state. Quit listening to Marx. Plus ça…"
""The Arab Spring as well, now that I think of it. Everybody knew it would lead to more Islamic control rather than a democratic system."
a) I don't think everybody knew that.
b) I think you're presenting a false dichotomy:…"