Saturday, February 5, 2011

Bush’s Swiss visit off after complaints on torture | Raw Story

Bush’s Swiss visit off after complaints on torture | Raw Story: "GENEVA (Reuters) - Former U.S. President George W. Bush, under fire from human rights group over allegations of ordering torture, has canceled a visit to Switzerland where he was to address a Jewish charity gala."

Friday, February 4, 2011

11 Women Found Murdered in Albuquerque Desert -- Why Was This Not Treated As a National Tragedy? | | AlterNet

11 Women Found Murdered in Albuquerque Desert -- Why Was This Not Treated As a National Tragedy? | | AlterNet: "I often found myself wondering if the lack of police enthusiasm in pursuing the case would fly if these were 11 white college students found buried under a football field."

Thursday, February 3, 2011

The FBI “Kamikaze Pilots” Case

The FBI “Kamikaze Pilots” Casen a public statement issued on Monday, January 31, members of the 9/11 Family Steering Committee demanded a prompt response from the former Chairman and the Executive Director of the 9/11 Commission regarding Former FBI Language Specialist Behrooz Sarshar’s censored testimony to the Commission. The former commissioners failed to respond to this request.

Monday, January 31, 2011

OpEdNews - Article: 60 Minutes: Putting the BS in CBS

OpEdNews - Article: 60 Minutes: Putting the BS in CBSThe value of the "60 Minutes" video is in its potential to inform us about CBS and the corporate media in the United States, of which it is a typical or even above average example. 60 Minutes' Steve Kroft shot six hours of interview with Assange, which "60 Minutes" cut down to snippets for tv viewing. Some decent questions may have been asked. If so, they didn't make the cut.

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Al Jazeera's Egypt coverage embarrasses U.S. cable news channels - War Room - Salon.com

Al Jazeera's Egypt coverage embarrasses U.S. cable news channels - War Room - Salon.com If you're watching Al Jazeera, you're seeing uninterrupted live video of the demonstrations, along with reporting from people actually on the scene, and not "analysis" from people in a studio. The cops were threatening to knock down the door of one of its reporters minutes ago. Fox has moved on to anchor babies. CNN reports that the ruling party building is on fire, but Al Jazeera is showing the fire live.