Helen Thomas Apologizes

Helen Thomas has been an iconic figure in the White House for over four decades.  However, her status does not negate the fact that she, a journalist, made a cold and frankly, horrible comment against Israelis.  The video of the comment is positioned below this HuffPo report. Huffington Post Longtime White House scribe Helen Thomas caused more than… More Helen Thomas Apologizes

Israel Boards Gaza-Bound Ship

Washington Post JERUSALEM — Israeli forces seized a Gaza-bound aid vessel swiftly and without meeting resistance on Saturday, preventing it from breaking a naval blockade of the Hamas-ruled territory days after a similar effort turned bloody. GAZ807 Israel has faced mounting international pressure to lift the blockade since Monday’s deadly confrontation aboard a Turkish aid vessel headed… More Israel Boards Gaza-Bound Ship

Beck’s New Book Club Pick: Nazi Sympathizer Who Praised Hitler And Denounced The Allies

Media Matters On his radio show today, Glenn Beck heralded and promoted the work of Nazi sympathizer Elizabeth Dilling, who spoke at rallies hosted by the leading American Nazi group and praised Hitler. Today, Dilling is heralded by White Supremacists and White Aryans who revere her “fearless” work against Jewish people. As Media Matters’ Simon Maloy noted,… More Beck’s New Book Club Pick: Nazi Sympathizer Who Praised Hitler And Denounced The Allies

Bush’s Glib Waterboarding Admission Sparks Outrage

Why hasn’t Bush and Cheney been arrested for this horrendous policy, while all the while telling the American people and the world: “The United States does not torture”? Huffington Post George W. Bush’s casual acknowledgment Wednesday that he had Khalid Sheikh Mohammed waterboarded — and would do it again — has horrified some former military and intelligence… More Bush’s Glib Waterboarding Admission Sparks Outrage