Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Help Wanted: Hitler Youth

As advertised on the cover of today's Tehran Times. Click image to enlarge.

Ayatollah calls on youth to join the people's militia worldwide

Duties of the Basij:

  1. enforce hijab, arrest women for violating the dress code
  2. arrest youths for attending mixed gender parties or being in public with unrelated members of the opposite sex
  3. seize "indecent" material and satellite dish antennae
  4. assist the Iranian riot police and the Ansar-e-Hezbollah in suppressing student demonstrations
  5. beat demonstrators