It’s about the most liberal town in Kurdistan, and this passage is of particular significance:

The Iraqi Kurds I met who have been to Iran wanted me to know – and they want you to know, as well – that the distance between the Iranian people and their hideous regime is galactic. I heard the same refrain over and over again: “Persians are just like us.� In other words, they are liberal, secular, pro-Western, and fed up with tyrants. “Iranians love America,� the Kurds told me. “They have nothing to do with Ahmadinejad.�

Ahh yes, but what to do about the tyrants at the top?

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