Much noise is being made about the possibility of protesters in Iran getting hurt or killed. Have a look at what has been going on in Peru, and remember: the raw materials to build our big fat cars and run our "lifestyle" come out of the ground somewhere.
Someone is dying somewhere so you can have your big fat automobile, automatic garage door opener, flight to New York, and so much of the underpinnings of this modern life...
You can see the dead, burned, beaten protesters here (these are not nice pictures).
You can read the full story here or here
Which worldwide corporations extract resources from this area?
It's an old story of greed and subjugation. THIS STORY can give one an idea of the depth of this rape.
As Jim Hightower explains it, is that “the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans possess more net worth today than the bottom 90 percent of us combined. Worse, these privileged few and their political henchmen have structured a new economic ‘normal’ of long-term joblessness, low wages, no benefits or worker rights, miserly public services, and a steadily widening chasm between the rich and the rest of us.” We must restore sanity to this nation.