On the tenth anniversary of 9/11, the Center for Constitutional Rights described how the Constitution had been shredded based on assumptions about the 9/11 attacks. By then, it had also become clear that the government was actually giving aid and comfort to the enemy (violating Article 3) through arming and training terrorists. One might think it obvious that stopping such actions would be the goal of all Americans but to do so one Congress member has had to spell it out in legislation.Read more . . .
The author, a former CIA official, purports to write scholarly books. I have analysed a paper by the author, Bruce Riedel, published on November 30, 2008 by the Brookings Institution entitled “Terrorism in India and the Global Jihad.” The paper was written in the wake of the Mumbai attacks. Approximately half of all factual statements made in this short essay are either baseless, wrong or unsubstantiated.Read more . . .
“Al Qaeda seeks to bleed us financially by drawing us into long, costly wars that also inflame anti-American sentiment,” John Brennan, President Obama’s counter-terrorism advisor, said in a speech Wednesday unveiling the new strategy. “Going forward, we will be mindful that if our nation is threatened, our best offense won’t always be deploying large armies abroad but delivering targeted, surgical pressure to the groups that threaten us.”Read more . . .
Jordanian female police, military participate in Bay Area terrorism exerciseBy Sophia Kazmi Contra Costa TimesPosted: 10/15/2011 08:16:23 PM PDTUpdated: 10/15/2011 08:54:49 PM PDT DUBLIN — A lot of teams have participated in the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office Urban Shield training … Read more . . .
Is The War On Terror A Hoax? By Paul Craig RobertsSeptember 30, 2011 “Information Clearing House” — In the past decade, Washington has killed, maimed, dislocated, and made widows and orphans millions of Muslims in six countries, all in the … Read more . . .
Terrorism case worries Finnish Somali community print this By Irina Vähäsarja Helsingin Sanomat, October 1, 2011 http://www.hs.fi/english/article/NEWS+ANALYSIS+Terrorism+case+worries+Finnish+Somali+community/1135269599689 When the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and the Security Intelligence Service (SUPO) revealed two weeks ago Friday that it had started an … Read more . . .
To Fight Terrorism, Indonesia Blocks 300 Websitesby Ratri Adityarani on September 29, 2011 in Asia, Web http://www.penn-olson.com/2011/09/29/terrorism-indonesia-blocks-300-websites/ In a recent measure intended to prevent terrorism in Indonesia, the nation’s Ministry of Information and Communication will start closing down websites which … Read more . . .
Turkey, France Set To Sign Anti-Terrorism Agreementhttp://www.hudson-ny.org/2461/turkey-france-set-to-sign-anti-terrorism-agreement by AK GroupSeptember 29, 2011 at 3:00 am Five soldiers were injured in a roadside bomb attack in the southeastern province of Tunceli, the daily Hürriyet reported Wednesday. The soldiers were responding to … Read more . . .
Uganda: Kayihura Links A4C to Terrorism Andrew Bagala & Joseph Kiggundu 28 September 2011 http://allafrica.com/stories/201109290235.html The Inspector General of Police, Maj. Gen. Kale Kayihura, yesterday said Activists for Change (A4C), a pressure group that has been leading protests against the … Read more . . .
The New Dawn (Monrovia) Liberia: China Tackles Terrorism in the CountryWinston W. Parley28 September 2011 The Chinese government has signed an Economic and Technical agreement with the government of Liberia to enhance the fight against terrorism and small arms in … Read more . . .
The Yemen Hidden Agenda: Behind the Al-Qaeda Scenarios, A Strategic Oil Transit Chokepoint by F. William Engdahl, Global Research, January 5, 2010 On December 25 US authorities arrested a Nigerian named Abdulmutallab aboard a Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam to … Read more . . .
http://www.counterpunch.org/grossman04132010.html April 13, 2010 Return to “Indian Country” The Global War on Tribes By ZOLTAN GROSSMAN The so-called “Global War on Terror” is quickly growing outside the borders of Iraq and Afghanistan, into new battlegrounds in Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia, and … Read more . . .
Monday, 28 September 2009 12:22 This briefing seeks to provide an overview of the updated version of the ‘Counter-Terrorism Strategy of the United Kingdom. ——————————————————-Islamic Human Rights Commission——————————————————- 1 October 2009 BRIEFING: UK / Anti-Terrorism – Whose Hearts and … Read more . . .
India may replicate select post-9/11 US anti-terror strategies New Delhi, Feb 25, 2009 (PTI) India will try to replicate select anti-terrorism strategies which the US had adopted after the September 11, 2001 attacks, Home Minister P Chidambaram said today. … Read more . . .
Rumsfeld Meets With Leaders in Tunisia By John D. Banusiewicz American Forces Press Service http://www.defenselink.mil/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=14876 TUNIS, Tunisia, Feb. 11, 2006 – Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld had separate meetings today with Tunisia’s president, foreign affairs minister and defense minister to … Read more . . .
For a New, Progressive, War on Terror Author Don Lutz has written that terror is “what one feels when being kidnapped or raped.” He goes on to list other terrifying examples: “Terror is what poor people worldwide feel when … Read more . . .
Afghan front ‘central’ to terror war By Carlotta Gall and Jeff Zeleny in International Herald Tribune, 21 July 2008 Afghanistan must become "the central front" in the war on terror, Barack Obama said Sunday in the Afghan capital, sharpening his … Read more . . .
Terrorized by 'War on Terror' – How a Three-Word Mantra Has Undermined America By Zbigniew Brzezinski Washington Post, Sunday, March 25, 2007; B01 The "war on terror" has created a culture of fear in America. The Bush administration's elevation of … Read more . . .
http://sjlendman.blogspot.com/ Thursday, May 31, 2007 Terrorism Defined by Stephen Lendman Probably no word better defines or underscores the Bush presidency than "terrorism" even though his administration wasn't the first to exploit this highly charged term. We use to explain what … Read more . . .
08 February 2007 Bush Seeks $294.8 Billion for Counterterrorism Budget request highlights military operations, international partnerships By David McKeeby USINFO Staff Writer http://usinfo.state.gov/xarchives/display.html?p=washfile-english&y=2007&m=February&x=20070207133325idybeekcm0.2077143 Washington -? President Bush asked Congress for significant spending increases in fiscal year 2008 to fight terrorism … Read more . . .