Robert Baer, a fomer CIA asset in the Middle east whose book was made into the movie Siriana, makes it clear that the CIA and many, many Muslims throughout the region were aware of the upcoming 9/11 attacks. Its a common feeling within the 9/11 Truth Communities that the immediate kidnapping and torturing of Afghanis and also hundreds of other Muslims from many locations around the world, along with the information or broadcasting that torturing was indeed going on against imprisoned Muslims, had two primary goals.
Energy Independence?!: BP, Chesapeake Energy, Castle Oil, Occidental Oil, and myriad of others Laying Off Workers in response Oil War with Saudi Arabia.
You can't have energy independence because the price of Oil and Gas are determined, ostensibly (at least it's supposed to be if we aren't in an election year), by global supply and demand (aka Wall St).
“Comfortable pair of shoes”: Hillary Clinton joins Michael Brown and Eric Garner protests for yet another night of calls for change.
Off course it's a joke. In fact, it is so out of the realm of possibility that it is profoundly, very profoundly sad!
Where is this country headed?
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I believe that pardoning Bush, but not Cheney would send a clear message to that Devil incarnate that we know he is the true war criminal. Bush was justt his stooge to a large extent.
I disagree with Tom's opinion that the USA doesn't torture historically. I think we would both agree that until the end of the Civil War the USA was the most barbaric place in the develop world where slaves were routinely worked to death, branded, whipped, castrated and tortured in other ways to horrific to dwell on. The USA was the worst.
“What to the American slave, is your Fourth of July?
“I answer: a day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty
John Kiriakou is in Federal Prison in Loretto PA for telling the American public about the torture going on at the CIA. Thom is talking about pardoning the criminals who condoned this torture. How about getting John Kiriakou's name out there as a person who stood against this practice and is paying the price.
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