The topic today is an adversary that poses a threat, a serious threat, to the security of the United States of America. This adversary is one of the world’s last bastions of central planning. It governs by dictating five-year plans. From a single capital, it attempts to impose its demands across time zones, continents, oceans and beyond. With brutal consistency, it stifles free thought and crushes new ideas. It disrupts the defense of the United States and places the lives of men and women in uniform at risk…You may think I’m describing one of the last decrepit dictators of the world…The adversary’s closer to home. It’s the Pentagon bureaucracy…According to some estimates, we cannot track $2.3 trillion in transactions.Read more . . .
9/11: TRUTH, LIES AND CONSPIRACY INTERVIEW: LEE HAMILTONAugust 21, 2006http://web.archive.org/web/20080623194035/http://www.cbc.ca/sunday/911hamilton.html CBC News: Sunday’s Evan Solomon interviews Lee Hamilton, 9/11 Commission co-chair and co-author of the book “Without Precedent: The Inside Story of the 9/11 Commission”. Evan Solomon: Tell me why … Read more . . .
TRANSCRIPT: Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech in front of the US Congress, 20 September 2001 Distinguished representatives, I want to thank you for inviting me to appear before you today. I feel a profound responsibility addressing you in this hour of peril … Read more . . .
Secretary Rumsfeld Interview with the New York Times Friday, October 12, 2001http://www.defense.gov/transcripts/transcript.aspx?transcriptid=2097 (Interview with Tom Shanker, New York Times) Q: The first thing is, I told Torie I’ve been very intrigued by the comments you made and by comments the … Read more . . .
Text: NBC's 'Meet the Press' With Tim Russert eMediaMillWorks Sunday, Sept. 23, 2001 Following is the transcript of NBC's "Meet the Press," hosted by Tim Russert, with guests Secretary of State Colin Powell, Sens. Thomas Daschle and Trent … Read more . . .
DATE=09/19/01 TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT NUMBER=2-280745 TITLE= AFGHAN MEETING (L) BYLINE=JIM TEEPLE DATELINE= ISLAMABAD CONTENT= VOICED AT: INTRO: Taleban authorities in Afghanistan say calls to surrender alleged terrorist Osama bin Laden are a "pretext" to destroy Taleban rule in Afghanistan. About one … Read more . . .
DATE=9/19/01 TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT TITLE=PENTAGON / DEPLOYMENT (L ONLY) NUMBER=2-280746 BYLINE=ALEX BELIDA DATELINE=PENTAGON CONTENT= VOICED AT: INTRO: Another U-S aircraft carrier battle group has put to sea as the United States marshals forces for an all-out assault on terrorism. V-O-A Military … Read more . . .
President George W. Bush evasive on evidence against Osama bin Laden http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2001/09/mil-010919-usia01.htm Excerpts from THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary September 19, 2001 REMARKS BY PRESIDENT BUSH AND PRESIDENT MEGAWATI OF INDONESIA IN A PHOTO OPPORTUNITY The Oval … Read more . . .
Read more . . .The transcript contains interesting responses on the evidence (or absence thereof) on who were the perptrators of the mass murder of 9/11. Particulary interesting are the evasive answers of Ari Fleischer to quesions regarding evidence. (The Webmaster).
President Orders Ready Reserves of Armed Forces to Active Duty Executive Order Ordering the Ready Reserve of the Armed Forces to Active Duty And Delegating Certain Authorities to the Secretary of Defense And the Secretary of Transportation By the authority … Read more . . .
PRESS STATEMENT BY SECURITY COUNCIL PRESIDENT 11 September 2001 ON TERRORIST ATTACKS IN UNITED STATES Following is the text of todax’s press statement on the terrorist attacks in the United States by the President of the Security Council, Jean-David Levitte … Read more . . .
During questioning, KSM also provided many details of other plots to kill innocent Americans. For example, he described the design of planned attacks on buildings inside the United States, and how operatives were directed to carry them out. He told us the operatives had been instructed to ensure that the explosives went off at a point that was high enough to prevent the people trapped above from escaping out the windows. [George W. Bush]Read more . . .
Read more . . ."The President is authorized to use all necessary and appropriate force against those nations, organizations, or persons he determines planned, authorized, committed, or aided the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001, or harbored such organizations or persons, in order to prevent any future acts of international terrorism against the United States by such nations, organizations or persons."
14 September 2001 Transcript: Ashcroft Briefs on Terrorist Investigation Sept. 13 (Authorities estimate 18 hijackers seized four planes) (2810) U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft said September 13 that 18 hijackers conducted a multi-prong terrorist attack on the United States September … Read more . . .
Official Pentagon Investigations http://911research.wtc7.net/pentagon/official/index.html Sketchy Reports by Volunteer Investigators and Academics As in the case of the World Trade Center site, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) took control of the crime scene and supervised the official investigation of it. … Read more . . .
"We [the French delegation to the U.N.] drafted a [Security Council] resolution which we submitted to our partners in the Security Council as soon as the doors of the United Nations reopened [on September 12, 2001]. The resolution was adopted within the record time of one hour. By this landmark resolution in the history of the United Nations and in international law, the Security Council, for the first time since the adoption of the UN Charter, determined that an act of international terrorism, such as that which occurred on September 11, 2001, should be regarded as armed aggression." (transl. from the French)