Archive for January 23, 2004
This is a verbatim translation from the “liberal” Egyptian magazine Rose El-Youssef, January 23, 2004: “Yet another time, the genius brilliance of the great Egyptian poeple is revealed when they came out with a genuine and unprecedented consenus, selecting Mubarak as president…”
The Hidden State of the Union By George Lakoff
Bin Laden hoax backfires in Lebanon
Bush’s Military Record Reveals Grounding and Absence for Two Full Years
Cheny cannot help himself: he continues to peddle his lies on Iraq.
Somebody that nobody has ever heard of (and his name does not appear in any of the writings on Al-Qa`idah), was captured in Iraq, and the US press rushes to claim–without any evidence–that he is a top Qaeda figure. I wish George Soros would fund a Center for the Refutation of US Official and Media [...]
The new propaganda tactic at play: whenever a chopper is downed by gunfire, they never annouce that anymore. They now say it crashed, and wait a few days, before telling the public that it was downed by Iraqi gunmen. Yet, when a plane or a chopper is hit, but still manages to land safely, they [...]
Is Kirkuk exploding?
Look at the classic words of propaganda in the Washington Post: The new incoming chief weapons inspector indicated that he will shift the focus of the hunt in Iraq from finding weapons to learning what became of Hussein’s weapons programs. Those words will now be extensively used, remember them: Weapons programs.
A British parliamentarian lost her party job on Friday for saying she would consider becoming a suicide bomber if she were a Palestinian.
Who says that Americans do not have balanced and well-informed views about the Arab-Israeli conflict? According to a poll by the Zionist Organization of America, those are the views of Americans: By 67% To 19%, Americans Oppose Giving The Palestinian Arabs A State; By 65% To 18%, Americans Say Palestinian Authority Can’t Be Trusted; By [...]
Of course the White House fears free elections in Iraq
The friends of the US in peril in Iraq: Iraqi informer’s family is marked for death
Well, well, well. US official, David Kay, at the helm of the hunt for Saddam’s weapons of mass destruction asserted Iraq did not have stockpiles of chemical and biological weapons. He then resigns his job. Saddam’s WMDs NEVER existed, he says. He is one of those people who should be remembered for staying silent when [...]
The Neo-Nazi, White Supremacist, anti-Semite David Duke may be running for Congress. Do you know that if Louisiana did not have black voters, he would have been elected governor a few years ago when he ran and lost? Do you know that US allies in the Gulf (United Arab Emirates and Qatar, primarily) had invited [...]
Ambitions of Empire: the Bush Administration Economic Plan for Iraq (and Beyond).by Antonia Juhasz (thanks Nadia)
The New American Century by Arundhati Roy (thanks Kamal)