War on Drugs

Those Vicious Iranian Drug Cops


In an apparent attempt to drum up support for war with Iran, neocon bulwark Michael Ledeen points readers to pictures of an Iranian drug bust, and comments:

Terrifying pictures, to be sure. For me, the most revealing thing about them is that the police feel obliged to wear masks while conducting a drug bust in the capital. tells you something about the relationship between the people and the state.

Oh, where to begin. Perhaps here. Or here. Or here. Or here. Or here. Or here.