03 May 2007

Ahmadinejad The Progressive

The Iranian President, a progressive?

Don't believe it?  Well, here he is, caught kissing a former teacher's gloved hand ahead of the country's annual Teachers' Day!  Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has evoked harsh criticism from a conservative newspaper, accusing him of "indecency and violating religious values" – "The Iranian Muslim people do not recall such incidents, which are against Shari'a, during the era of the Islamic regime."President Ahmadinejad's kissAs we've all seen in the West over recent decades, when it comes to standards of public morality, it doesn't take much before a country can find itself at the bottom of the slippery slope...(!)