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Happy to vote, purple finger

In Iran one can see turmoil and violence about votes that disappear.

However, to the west in Iraq and to the east in Afghanistan, there have been a lot of happy voters. Completely different.

purple V for victory sign

purple V for victory sign

senior citizen vote

senior citizen vote

civilians vote

civilians vote

three women voting

three women voting

two women vote

two women vote

young lad gets to vote

young lad gets to vote

Except for that guy on far right — hasn’t had his coffee yet? — these folks are smiling. Good.

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.–That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed…