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Iran kills the internet for its people's own good as riots grip the Middle Eastern nation

TrumpSlurp the Troll Silver badge

Everything is relative

If you have cheap fuel to compensate for expensive food and everything else then any rise is going to hurt big time.

For this rise they can directly blame the government and focus their anger.

So perhaps not surprising that there are mass protests.

Comparing fuel tax with the affluent First World economies is misleading at best.

Affordability should be the test.

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