We’ve Forgotten the Iranians

Remember this from Barack Obama?

The United States and the international community have been appalled and outraged by the threats, the beatings, and imprisonments of the last few days.  I strongly condemn these unjust actions…I’ve made it clear that the United States respects the sovereignty of the Islamic Republic of Iran, and is not interfering with Iran’s affairs.  But we must also bear witness…This is not about the United States or the West; this is about the people of Iran, and the future that they — and only they — will choose.

How quickly outrage dissipates. “The last few days” have stretched into more than a month of brutality and suppression, yet we’ve heard precious little from Barack Obama.

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We’ve Forgotten the Iranians

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