The Iran-Contra Affair

You’ve heard jokes about the Iran-Contra affair, but have you heard the actual legal arguments of the defendants? To understand the true scope and purpose of these complicated financial shenanigans, we’ve got to cover a whole lot of history.

Featured image: Ronald Reagan holding the final report of the Tower Commission. (Image source)

Oliver North’s mugshot. (Image source)

A still from Ronald Reagan’s address to the nation in 1986. (Image source)

A protest against the Trident II, a submarine-launched ballistic missile, in 1987. (Image source)