reply to post by Corruption Exposed
Not JUST a DICTATOR you people!
OK. When a whole class of children disappeared last year, because the school officials overheard some jokes on Assad, the parents called the local
Secret Police headquarters. They said: Please, we are willing to apologize publicly and discipline our children.
The answer was: Don't worry about the children any more! We killed them.
Send us your women so we can make in replacement!
This from a Syrian expat.
Revolution - whether aided and abetted by the West or not - has broken out afterwards.
After massacred children, there was nothing more these people could lose.
Come to your goddamn senses!
This man Assad has several metres pictures of him mounted on every main town square.
With MANICURED GRASS underneath!
Fountains watering his picture where water is a treasure and people will walk ten miles to get a jug.
Kind of like Kim Il Sung in North Korea.
But still, just like the Maoists, the comfortable Western middle class idealizes this man because they have never ever lived under anything worse than
We I have. And I heard Syrian expats telling stories for years before the Revolution.
Iran was peanuts compared to this. It was more like an Arabic North Korea with a penchant for state sadism.
If you completely disregard all the news for years that come from one of the bloodiest dictatorships of Earth - very good at torture - because of your
dogmatic hatred of everything Western, at least look at this one feature.
No sane democratic leader will posts several metre portraits of him at every town square in any known democracy. With MANICURED GRASS.
But go ahead, live in Assad's Syria.
You will regret it soon. And there is not way out either. (Don't think you could just travel freely without a few of your relatives being grilled at
the local HQ.)
I think will rather take any of the more tumultuous, multi-colored Western towns.
Unless it is full of idiots who should take pills against depression because they lost so much of their common humanity that they would rather support
this monster - just because they don't know him enough, and they know their neighbours enough to hate their guts.
This tyrant-cuddling makes me genuinely mad.
I have grown up in a mild dictatorship.
The one that was before - which is still not as bad as his - still has its indelible traces upon the people - the tortured and the disappeared - for