Veteran investigative journo, Seymour Hersh, is a virtual lightning rod for government denialism and he has been ever since he broke the story of the My Lai massacre of March, 1968.
His latest bombshell, claiming that the official narrative of the execution of Osama bin Laden is laced with lies, has provoked the expected . . . → Read More: The Disaffected Lib: Seymour Hersh on the War on Terror and the Killing of Osama bin Laden
Green Party Leader Elizabeth May agrees with Harper that “Canada cannot stand on the sidelines,” but warns that “bombings have never ended an Islamic or any religious extremist terrorist threat.”
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Soon-to-be-former MP Rob Anders with would-be MP Melissa Mathieson. Did this photo help, or hurt, his unsuccessful candidacy? Below: Ron Liepert, the Conservative who beat Mr. Anders in the Calgary Signal Hill riding nomination battle.
How big a role did the guns ’n’ ammo crowd play in the defeat Calgary West MP Rob . . . → Read More: Alberta Diary: With friends like these… How much did gun lovers’ aid hurt Rob Anders’ candidacy?
The offending photo of MP Rob Anders and would-be MP Melissa Mathieson, which first turned up on a National Firearms Association Facebook page, then a political blog, then the mainstream media and has now entered the annals of idiocy. Below: the offending target; an example of a target Mr. Anders would have been . . . → Read More: Alberta Diary: Dumber than a bag of Anders: Have gun-slingin’ Cowtown MP’s pistol-packin’ pals shot their patron in both feet?
Richard Hub Hughes-Political Blogger
Frankly I do not have any great love for Osama Bin Laden, or terrorism by any of our world’s perpetrators.
However, the May 2nd, 2011 intrusion into sovereign Pakistan territory moved the yardsticks further down the field than anybody should feel comfortable with.
US President Barrack Obama
That . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: US Navy Seal Contradicts Official Version Of The Murder Of Osama Bin Laden!
It’s been years AC (After Chretien) and the Liberals continue to demonstrate that they have no clue about winning. The NDP is not any better. Both parties still live in the fantasy world of BC (Before Chretien) when politics was a gentleman’s game.
Beaten around the head and shoulders by the unholy alliance of Sun . . . → Read More: Congrats on the imminent win Thomas Muclair. But if you really want to be PM, lose the beard.
One of the main failures of western understanding of the Middle East and South Asia, and the subsequent failures of actions taken by the west in these regions, stems from viewing these regions through the lens of terrorism. This terrorism-centric view… . . . → Read More: Progressive Proselytizing: The myopic terrorism lens
If you ever had any doubt that the hunt to locate and then kill Osama bin Laden was about anything other than vengeance and demonstrating to the world that Captain USA always gets his man, this latest revelation ought to dispel that. First, it was reve… . . . → Read More: RedBedHead: US Sacrificed Aid Agencies That Help Children To Kill Bin Laden
If you’re reading this right now you are doing something that I have refused to do: read any coverage or analysis of 9/11. I am boycotting the wall to wall coverage – the pull-out specials in the newspapers, the live coverage of ceremonies at ground ze… . . . → Read More: RedBedHead: I Refuse To Read 9/11 Memorial Coverage
In many Black circles he’s known as an Oreo (black on the outside, white on the inside). In his home state of Hawaii he’s known as a Coconut (brown on the outside, white on the inside). He actually supports the Akaka Bill, legislation that would create a reservation system for indigenous Hawaiians!!! Makes me wonder […] . . . → Read More: Harper Valley: Barak Obama – The Great White Hope (less)
I’ve never wished a man dead, but I have read some obituaries with great pleasure. -Mark Twain Osama Bin Laden is dead. Killed, it appears, by the CIA. The question is what do we do next? Many are saying it is time for us to get out of Afghanistan, but most people saying that were […] . . . → Read More: Mind of Dan: Osama may be dead, but we still have to stay in Afghanistan