This disturbing idea was suggested by an incident this past spring at the Anne Frank House, the blockbuster Amsterdam museum built out of [the] series of tiny hidden rooms where the teenage Jewish diarist lived with her family and four other persecuted Jews for over two years.
By Robert Parry Theoretically, it would be a great story for the American press: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. To make the story even more compelling, an opposition leader braves the wrath of the autocrat by seeking to expose these intelligence schemes, including the cover-up of key evidence.
Though a few independent media outlets, including Consortiumnews. In an article on Aug.
What was virtually unreported was that U. Despite those internal questions, the U. But that analysis collapsed when it became clear that only one of the rockets carried sarin and its range was less than one-third the distance between the army base and the point of impact.
That meant the rocket carrying the sarin appeared to have originated in rebel territory. It was so powerful that even when the Turkish plot was uncovered by legendary investigative reporter Seymour M. Hersh, his usual publication, The New Yorker, refused to print it.
Rebuffed in the United States the land of freedom of the press Hersh had to take the story to the London Review of Books to get it out in April After all, what would the American people think if after the mainstream media had failed to protect the country against the lies that led to the disastrous Iraq War the same star news sources had done something similar on Syria by failing to ask tough questions?
To confess to such incompetence or dishonesty clearly had a big down-side. However, despite such solid evidence there has been no arrest in the case.
Thirteen individuals were arrested during the first stage of the investigation but were later released, refuting government claims that it is fighting terrorism.
He added that he also has been receiving death threats. Though Obama began his bombing campaign against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria in summerthe illicit oil smuggling was spared interdiction for over a year as the U. Erdogan has denied that charge, claiming the shoot-down was simply a case of defending Turkish territory, although, according to the Turkish account, the Russian plane strayed over a slice of Turkish territory for only 17 seconds.
The Russians dispute even that, calling the attack a premeditated ambush. President Obama and the mainstream U. Turkey shot down a Russian bomber after it strayed into Turkish territory.
And then Syrian rebels killed one of the pilots as he parachuted to earth and one of the Russian marines sent to rescue him. Similarly, neither the Obama administration nor the mainstream media wants to address the overwhelming evidence that Turkey along with other U.
Instead, Official Washington plays along with the fiction that Saudi Arabia, Turkey and others are getting serious about combating terrorism. The contrary reality is occasionally blurted out by a U. The West, Gulf countries, and Turkey support the opposition. The report included a stark warning about the expansion of AQI, which was changing into the Islamic State.
But perhaps even more so, an admission that the U.Dec 16, · The religious slurs, the rants by right-wing agitators like Benjamin H. Freedman, and the anti-Jewish bigotry spewed by the Institute for Historical Review — all have absolutely nothing to with.
Jews comprised a large percentage of the crowd, but there were also many non-Jews demonstrating. Gina, a Chinese-American student at the University of Pittsburgh, told Haaretz this was the first time in her life she had joined a demonstration.
When journalists “portray the Jews of Israel as the party obviously in the wrong, when they omit all possible justifications for the Jews’ actions and obscure the true face of their enemies, what they are saying to their readers.
is that Jews are the worst people on earth,” Friedman concluded. Pew research report on Jewish attitudes toward Israel found 87% of American Jews say caring about Israel is essential or important, and 69% say they are emotionally very attached or somewhat attached to the racist and messianic Jewish state.
The persecution of Jews reached its most destructive form in the policies of Nazi Germany, which made the destruction of the Jews a priority, culminating in the killing of approximately 6,, Jews during the Holocaust from to Nov 01, · The Jewish people cannot allow the synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh to divide it, US Ambassador David Friedman said Wednesday amid ongoing strife within the Jewish community over the cause of the tragic shooting last initiativeblog.com: EoZ.