Iran abuses women, tortures prisoners and its government is controlled is by intolerant religious zealots. Israel abuses anyone not Jewish and horribly abuses children, including Jewish children, its government is also run by religious zealots.
Israel regularly attacks its neighbors, Iran does not. Israel secretly developed nuclear weapons and is willing to use them, Iran may want to develop nuclear weapons but hasn’t yet.
Israel is not a signatory to the International Atomic Energy Agency, Iran is a signatory and is within its requirements.
Israel ignores most UN directives and is frequently in violation of international laws. Iran generally complies with UN directives and is rarely the subject of the UN’s scrutiny.
Israel is guilty of genocide and numerous war crimes, Iran is not.
Iran likely supports resistence groups who engage in terrorist activities as a last means of defense and retaliation. Israel directly engages in terrorism and assasinations against anyone it thinks might oppose it. It specifically targets civilians and children.
Israel spies on its allies and corrupts government officials, Iran generally doesn’t.
Israel has substantial control over mass media in western countries and uses it to generate sympathy for itself and denigrate Arabs and muslims as well as spread immorality. Iran has very limited influence in media but does operate an international website at www.pressTV.ir and satellite TV network which is remarkably balanced and informative.
Israel blackmails US politicians into giving it billions of dollars every year. Iran gets no US aid. In fact, the US steals Iran’s money through ‘sanctions’ for doing no wrong.
Israel actively supports and protects pedophiles and controls much of the world’s pornography, especially child pornography. Israel has one the highest concentrations of brothels. Iran has virtually no pornography industry and a limited number of brothels. It is not known supporter of pedophiles.
Israel has a very large, well-funded and highly trained military. Iran’s army is not nearly as well funded or equippped or well trained.
Israel has stealth submarines armed with nuclear missles and can strike almost any country on the planet, including the US. Iran has no stealth submarines and no nuclear weapons and shows no inclination to attack any country.
Evidence shows that Israel was implicated heavily in the attacks of 911. No credible evidence indicates that Iran had any involvement with the attacks of 911.
Israel obviously poses a much greater threat to the US and to the world. While Iran is guilty of a number of sins, compared to Israel or many US allies, Iran is a peaceful and reasonable country that the US should make friends with.
Unfortunately, Iran has lots of oil and gas and it is willing to stand up to Israel. This makes Iran a target of Israel. Since Israel controls the US it makes Iran a target of the US, when Israel should be the target.