Monday, September 8, 2008 21:21
Chief Al-Zawahiri Viciously Slams Iran Neo-Cons are going to have a harder time
equating the Iranian threat with 9/11 as the anniversary of the attack
on America nears if the latest Al-Qaeda propaganda tape is to be believed.
In a new broadcast, Al-Qaeda number two Ayman al-Zawahiri viciously
attacks Tehran as "collaborators" with the United States in
Afghanistan and Iraq.
on Political Endorsements by Pastors Targeted
Declaring that clergy have a constitutional right to endorse political
candidates from their pulpits, the socially conservative Alliance Defense
Fund is recruiting several dozen pastors to do just that on Sept. 28,
in defiance of Internal Revenue Service rules.
helped draw up dodgy dossier
Secret advice from a foreign power, thought to be America, helped to
shape the dossier that said Saddam Hussein could attack within 45 minutes
and set out the case for war in Iraq.
Drops Olbermann, Matthews as News Anchors
MSNBC is removing Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews as the anchors
of live political events, bowing to growing criticism that they are
too opinionated to be seen as neutral in the heat of the presidential
rally on US mortgage bailout The FTSE 100 roared back almost 200 points
today as markets around the world were cheered by the US government's
bailout of mortgage companies Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae.
air power triples deaths of Afghans Civilian deaths in Afghanistan from US and Nato
air strikes have nearly tripled over the past year, with the onslaught
continuing in 2008 and fuelling a public backlash, a leading human rights
group says today.