In that case you are simply stating that you exchanged your brand of bad logic for another's. In my book that doesn't make for a better understanding, just an exchange of prejudices.
Meanwhile, as for depriving Iran of her leadership, at present is the perception of US (U.S.) as a common threat that unites Iran's leadership with Iran's people. There is almost nothing else to accomplish this. Unfortunately it also appears as though there is a real world threat coming out of Iran. It's a genuine problem and I'm not jealous of the folks who wish to solve it.