Al Qaeda / Islamism / Muslim on Muslim violence / President Obama

On Medea Benjamin, President Obama, Pervez Hoodbhoy, US drones, and global Islamist tyranny

From a CNN discussion with Code Pink activist Medea Benjamin on her interruption of President Obama’s speech on the US drone program we find this interesting exchange: “I posted the question on my Facebook page and asked them what they wanted to ask you,” Costello said. “And a lot of them said you were hurting … Continue reading

Al Qaeda / Fake "liberal" apologists for Islamism / Islamism / Secularism / September 11th Attacks / Uncategorized

Osama Bin Laden was not “funded and trained by the CIA”

“The USA would have worked with Bin Laden had he been willing, but Bin Laden would never have worked with the USA. He hated the USA and was even then plotting to go to war with the USA. He didn’t need “funding” as he was rich and was in Afghanistan and Pakistan in order to give his own money away to jihadists who supported his takfiri salafist ideology. He didn’t need training as he was already experienced in the construction business and in finance, had a degree in engineering, and had the backing of many trained fighters, mostly Egyptian radicals who were also extremely anti-USA. The “CIA trained and funded Bin Laden” meme is a complete and utter myth.” Continue reading

Al Qaeda / Ali Mohamed / Confidential Informants / FBI / September 11th Attacks / Sting Operations

FBI “Manufactured” Terrorism: It Is a Serious Issue But It’s Not That Simple

The following was written in response to an article entitled, “Most Terrorist Plots in the US Aren’t Invented by Al Qaeda — They’re Manufactured by the FBI”. The article is published by Alternet at: http://www.alternet.org/books/most-terrorist-plots-us-arent-invented-al-qaeda-theyre-manufactured-fbi?paging=off The article is an excerpt from the book “The Terror Factory: Inside the FBI’s Manufactured War on Terrorism” by Trevor … Continue reading

Abu Sayyaf / Al Qaeda / Islamism / Ramzi Yousef / September 11th Attacks / The Blind Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman / Uncategorized

Al Qaeda was responsible for 9/11 and there is a cover-up (and those two things are not mutually exclusive)

Al Qaeda was responsible for 9/11 and there is a cover-up (and those two things are not mutually exclusive) by Abel Ashes 09/11/2012 To understand 9/11 you have to go back to at least 1995, but to really understand 9/11 you have to go back to 1993 and to really, really understand 9/11 you have … Continue reading

Al Qaeda / Egypt / Muslim Brotherhood / The Blind Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman

Former undercover FBI informant Emad Salem alleges that the imprisoned Blind Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman is still an influential voice in Egyptian politics

Emad Salem alleges that the imprisoned Blind Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman is still an influential voice in Egyptian politics by Abel Ashes 09/12/12 “Don’t forget Sir, that he was cunning enough to manipulate an American Attorney ( Lynn Stewart ) to carry out his orders to the Fanatic Followers in Egypt, who then killed 65 … Continue reading

Al Qaeda / Islamism / September 11th Attacks / Uncategorized

Yes, Osama Bin Laden was “behind 9/11”

Yes, Osama Bin Laden was “behind 9/11” by Abel Ashes Osama Bin Laden approved the 9/11 plan originally conceived by Ramzi Yousef and Abdul Hakim Murad in 1994 brought to him in 1996 by Yousef’s uncle Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. 9/11, whatever else it may have been, was definitely an attack by the far right-wing religious … Continue reading

Al Qaeda / Islamic Republic of Iran / Islamism / Israel / Muslim Brotherhood / Saudi Arabia / Syria

Syria: Sifting through the disinformation

Syria: Sifting through the disinformation by Abel Ashes It is important to realize that in the Syrian conflict there are many Islamist factions, and several secular ones, as well as minority religious groups most of whom support some sort of secular government in order to protect themselves. The semi-secular Assad regime is backed by the … Continue reading