4 years ago1,000+ Views
Iranian Dissidents Agree, Sanctions Do Not Promote Freedom
Lets be honest, sanctions against Iran are not going to promote freedom. They are there for strategic reasons, not democratic ones. Its important that we always recognize the political and interest based motivations behind our actions.
Sanctions are always political and NEVER humanitarian, no matter what anyone says
4 years ago·Reply
Really? Can it ever be both?
4 years ago·Reply
@balishag completely agree, i can understand the motivation behind sanctions, but they seem to hurt the people the most
4 years ago·Reply
What about the example of South Africa, where sanctions toppled apartheid
4 years ago·Reply
Though I think with Iran its totally political
4 years ago·Reply