It was Mossadeq not the Shah who dissolved parliament through a fraudulent referendum in which he garnered a 99.9% yay vote. The Shah has as much democratic credentials as the tyrant Mossadeq.Can't you at least get back to defending the democratic credentials of the Shah or something?
Facts are stubborn things.Iíve been waiting to post about this until the first official results were released today. Iraq has completed its first local elections since 2005. The elections were free of violence and certified free and fair by international observers. Security for the elections was handled entirely by the Iraqis themselves, a major accomplishment.
Iraq elections: Good news for Iraq and US Sanity Injection