Posts Tagged: 9/11
The next U.S. president will have an unprecedented opportunity to put some distance between Washington and Riyadh.
The 28 pages that the Bush administration deleted from the 9/11 report have implications not only for our relationship with the Saudis, but our national security.
Saudi support for the 9/11 hijackers should preclude a relationship between the U.S. and Saudi governments.
Our wildly inflated fear of terrorism is a self-fulfilling prophecy.
The U.S. government continues to turn a blind eye to the medieval forms of torture meted out by its Saudi allies.
Americans are trading away their privacy, civil liberties, and billions of tax dollars for an intelligence complex that never seems to know what's going on in the world.
We are not passive objects of the surveillance state. We are active subjects of our own YouTube channels.
A look at the news after the memorialization of 9/11 reveals an America that systematically attempts to erase its fingerprints from world events.
Noam Chomsky updates his classic text with reflections on the death of Osama bin Laden.
This is, of course, the week before the tenth anniversary of the day that "changed everything."