Cross and Double Cross With Gitmo Files
US Knew Where Osama Was Since 2005
By Israel Shamir
Now we’ll give you the story behind the story: who crossed and double crossed whom, which information was redacted and how did it lead to OBL? Continue
Some Ruminations on Children of Empire
By William Bowles
Obama, cultured, educated, informed blah-blah, sat and watched in air-conditioned luxury whilst his capos blew up men, women and children with the press of a button. Continue
Libya: UN Security Council powers dispute coalition : UN Security Council powers publicly crossed swords over the Libya conflict on Wednesday with Russia and China leading criticism of international coalition air raids.
Was Bin Laden's Killing Legal?: Americans are celebrating, but there are serious doubts about whether the targeted killing was legal under international law and the laws of war.
Fact or fiction? Top Government Insider: Bin Laden Died In 2001, 9/11 A False Flag: Pieczenik cannot be dismissed as a “conspiracy theorist”. He served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State under three different administrations, Nixon, Ford and Carter, while also working under Reagan and Bush senior, and still works as a consultant for the Department of Defense.
U.S. Refusal of 2001 Taliban Offer Gave bin Laden a Free Pass
By Gareth Porter
...George W. Bush rejected a Taliban offer to have Osama bin Laden tried by a moderate group of Islamic states in mid- October 2001... Continue
In case you missed it: Bush rejects Taliban offer to surrender bin Laden: After a week of debilitating strikes at targets across Afghanistan, the Taliban repeated an offer to hand over Osama bin Laden, only to be rejected by President Bush.
In case you missed it: USA refused Bin Laden's capture February 27th 2001 : On 21st February 2001 (7 MONTHS BEFORE 9/11) The Taliban offered to hand over Osama Bin Laden in return for lifting the sanctions that were placed on the country.
Why is Libya the Target for US/NATO Missiles?
By William Blum
Are the Libyans the worst abusers of their people in the region? In actuality, Libya offers its citizens a higher standard of living. Continue
Drone Attacks : A New Frontier Legally, Politically, and Morally: Covering Obama’s Secret War: When drones strike, key questions go unasked and unanswered
SYRIA: Who is Behind The Protest Movement? Fabricating a Pretext for a US-NATO "Humanitarian Intervention". What the media failed to mention is that among the demonstrators there were armed gunmen as well as snipers who were shooting at both the security forces and the protesters.
Fatah, Hamas proclaim landmark reconciliation pact: Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas on Wednesday proclaimed a landmark reconciliation pact aimed at ending their bitter four-year rift that has left them with competing governments in the territories envisioned for a future Palestinian state, but Israel’s leader denounced it as a “mortal blow to peace.”
UN official: Israeli occupation killed 1,300 Palestinian children since 2000: A UN official has confirmed that Israel's occupation forces have killed more than 1,300 Palestinian children during the last decade.
Bin Laden Killed In Pakistan
By JULIE PACE
Osama bin Laden, is dead, and the U.S. is in possession of his body, a person familiar with the situation said late Sunday.
Islamic scholars criticize bin Laden's sea burial: – Muslim clerics said Monday that Osama bin Laden's burial at sea was a violation of Islamic tradition that may further provoke militant calls for revenge attacks against American targets.
Osama bin Laden’s Second Death
By Paul Craig Roberts
If today were April 1 and not May 2, we could dismiss as an April fool’s joke this morning’s headline that Osama bin Laden was killed in a firefight in Pakistan. Continue
On Osama Bin Laden’s Death
By Chris Hedges
These groups learned to speak the language we taught them. And our response was to speak in kind. The language of violence, the language of occupation—the occupation of the Middle East, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Continue
Annals of a Golden Age
Peace Laureate Surpasses Reagan in Killing Gadafy Kin
By Chris Floyd
O how wonderful it is to live in such an enlightened age! Continue
By Michael S. Rozeff
Like all social structures, the American empire makes heavy use of falsity, lies, illusions, deceptions, and myths that come to be taken as truths by those who are immersed in a structure.