(Dis)arms makes The Atlantic

(Dis)arms makes The Atlantic

Posted On: September 21, 2013
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“The Obama administration’s recent pronouncements against Syria’s alleged use of chemical weapons were, in part, seen as a warning to Iran. Secretary of State John Kerry told senators at the Foreign Service Committee, “Iran is hoping you look the other way.  Our inaction would surely give them a permission slip.” American proponents of a Syrian military intervention, such as Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, believe inaction “will be seen as a green light by the Iranian regime” to continue with its nuclear weapons program.

In reaction to some of this stepped-up rhetoric, the Iranian hip-hop artist Base One Basic released a new video called “Call to Disarms (Why Are You Scared of Iran?)” on September 5.”

 

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