Abu Sayyaf / Al Qaeda / Islamism / Uncategorized

Good news…Philippine authorities have arrested a founding member of the Al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf group…

This is good news….for an interesting look into the murky past Google “Edwin Angeles Abu Sayyaf Oklahoma City Bombing Terry Nichols”….9/11 was planned by Ramzi Yousef (Abdul Basit), his uncle Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, their childhood friend Abdul Hakim Murad, (and possibly also the Uzbeki Mujahid Whali Khan Amin Shah) in the Philippines in 1994. They … Continue reading

Syria / Uncategorized

Commentary on GlobalPost’s Swallowing the big lie on Syria Commentary: Reporting massacres that didn’t happen, and other media sins.

COMMENTARY ON: Swallowing the big lie on Syria Commentary: Reporting massacres that didn’t happen, and other media sins. Tom Fenton July 27, 2012 06:00 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/syria/120726/swallowing-the-big-lie-syria COMMENTARY by Abel Ashes It is true that Assad’s brutal and stifling dictatorship has had the positive effect of holding extremists back from seizing power. It is true that the … Continue reading