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https://plus.google.com/109370892157685877275 Jenn Goodall : September 11, 2001 will always be remembered by Americans as “911”.  Americans take solace that the ...
September 11, 2001 will always be remembered by Americans as “911”.  Americans take solace that the author of those terrorist acts died on May 2, 2011, and each year on that date, we remember all those who perished.
On the morning of September 11, 2001, Americans were horrified as they witnessed Airplanes crashing into the two World Trade Center buildings in New York City, New York.   Those in the World Trade Center buildings heard and felt an explosion but did not know that an airplane had crashed into their building.  A third airplane crashed into the Pentagon.  A fourth airplane crashed into a field in Pennsylvania.  In total approximately 3,000 Americans died and every American wanted justice.
On 911, many died and are remember each year.  Horrific acts of terrorism occurred and many died.  Americans and other around the world mourn those lost on that day.   Flags are flown at half mast, special assemblies are held in schools and many parks and fields are covered in flags.   The  most awe inspiring tribute are the lights that beam into the Manhattan sky from where the World Trade Center Building previously stood.
The 911 attacks were on American soil.  This created a new war with an enemy who is not a country but a group, Al-Queda. The United States and British forces objective was to exterminate all terrorist tied to 911.  To further this objective, October 7, 2001 the war in Afghanistan started with US and British forces bombing the terrorist groups in the country.  These bombings ended one month later.  Over the course of ten years covert operations and military intelligence was used to hunt down and destroy all known Al-Queda participants. On May 2, 2011 in Abbottabad, Pakistan Navy Seals performed a covert operation.  This operation concluded with the death of Osama Bin Laden.  America and the rest of the world continues to mourn the loss of 911;  but we have a small sense of peace since Osama bin Laden’s death. 


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https://plus.google.com/114515187854133905081 Ali Ahmed : Jihadist groups around the world Despite Osama Bin Laden's death in 2011, the organisation that he founded...
Jihadist groups around the world
Despite Osama Bin Laden's death in 2011, the organisation that he founded is still wreaking havoc Nearly 13 years on from the devastating 9/11 attacks by al-Qaeda, the group, its affiliates and other jihadist groups are still in business. So who are they? A...
Jihadist groups around the world
Despite Osama Bin Laden's death in 2011, the organisation that he founded is still wreaking havoc Nearly 13 years on from the devastating 9/11 attacks by al-Qaeda, the group, its affiliates and other jihadist groups are stil...
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https://plus.google.com/114571031457393382385 Abdelhai Haytham : New York Times Reported Osama Bin Laden Death in 2002
New York Times Reported Osama Bin Laden Death in 2002
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https://plus.google.com/104031629768206023099 William Smith : New York Times Reported Osama Bin Laden Death in 2002
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https://plus.google.com/100727668451605698406 Alexandre Andrade : President Bush Reacts to Osama Bin Laden's Death …: http://youtu.be/-OixyPUNHmU
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Become a fan on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/funnyordie Barack Obama sent Navy Seal Team 6 to take out Osama Bin Laden in Abbottabad and made a statemen...
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Osama bin Laden Shooter Shirt on Display at 9/11 Museum: It's official: memorabilia from the mission that led to Osama bin Laden's death are now on display at Ground Zero. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum in New York City announced on Sunday morning in a widely... bit.ly/MdqOtA #news #video
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https://plus.google.com/102323320514889123490 Pennsylvania news : Bill Clinton: ‘I could have killed’ Osama bin Laden (CNN) - Bill Clinton, just hours before planes ...
Bill Clinton: ‘I could have killed’ Osama bin Laden

(CNN) - Bill Clinton, just hours before planes crashed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, reportedly told an audience in Australia that he almost killed Osama bin Laden during his presidency. Speaking to a group of businessmen in Australia on September 10, 2001, according to audio aired by SkyNews Australia on Wednesday, Clinton said that he “nearly got” the al Qaeda leader but didn’t go through with a missile attack because of the collateral damage that would have come from it. “He [Osama bin Laden] is a very smart guy, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about him – and I nearly got him once,” Clinton said. “I nearly got him. And I could have killed him, but I would have to destroy a little town called Kandahar in Afghanistan and kill 300 innocent women and children, and then I would have been no better than him. And so I didn’t do it.” Quick Clicks Read: Osama bin Laden documents The day Osama bin Laden died Newspapers trumpet death of Bin Laden What celebs, notables said about bin Laden Look Back: The world reacts to Osama bin Laden's death By the numbers: Osama bin Laden Memorable [...]
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https://plus.google.com/102426545158130573763 Aaminah Hussain : Alex Jones - Proof Osama Bin Laden Death Another…: http://youtu.be/pj1QMaJJUuo
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https://plus.google.com/105668243339599562024 George Kanaris : Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall felt the brunt of public outrage back in May of ...
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall felt the brunt of public outrage back in May of 2011 when he decided to weigh in on a matter of American foreign policy. Clearly disgusted with the jubilant nature of celebrations following Osama bin Laden’s death, Mendenhall took to twitter to voice his dissatisfaction:

“What kind of person celebrates death? It’s amazing how people can HATE a man they have never even heard speak. We’ve only heard one side…”

The condemnations and denouncements began soon after, littering the sports press with attacks on Mendenhall, pinning him against the broader American public and eventually causing him to lose his well-valued endorsement with Champion sportswear. He received attacks from fans, sports owners, and fellow football players, most notably Michael Vick. In attempting to clarify his remarks, Mendenhall wrote on his personal blog that he was reacting solely to the “amount of joy” following an event of murder:

I don’t believe that this is an issue of politics or American pride; but one of religion, morality, and human ethics. In the bible, Ezekiel 33:11 states, “Say to them, ‘As surely as I live, declares the Sovereign LORD, I take no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but rather that they turn from their ways and live. Turn! Turn from your evil ways!…”. I wasn’t questioning Bin Laden’s evil acts. I believe that he will have to face God for what he has done. I was reflecting on our own hypocrisy. During 9/11 we watched in horror as parts of the world celebrated death on our soil. Earlier this week, parts of the world watched us in horror celebrating a man’s death.

Obviously, such a Christian nation as the United States could not tolerate actual Christian thoughts or examinations in evaluating murder. Therefore, Mendenhall was subjugated to the whim of public anger.

The broader effect of this episode, negative flak and all, perfectly conveys just how entrenched the desire for bloodshed and violence is in American society. Citizens gathered at the White House, in Times Square, and across the United States, and openly celebrated the death of a human being. The fact is that the tragic events of 9/11, brought on by foreign occupation and meddling, have somehow justified the American populace to embrace news of mass deaths and assassinations, cheered on by war-hungry executive and legislative branches.

Such bloodlust has been a routine triumph for state-induced patriotism, almost always leading to a bump in the public opinion polls for the American Presidents who commit these actions, simultaneously justifying billions, if not trillions, of dollars in military spending. Congressional leaders and war profiteers monopolize the television talk shows and newspaper editorials, praising the death of the singular individual as another “key moment” in the ever-expanded Global War on Terror. The pattern is laughably recognizable.

With that in mind, 2011 has proven to be one of the bloodiest years in American interventionism. As far as civilians are concerned, over 3,000 Iraqis have been declared dead, 3,500 in Afghanistan, 2,000 in Libya, and countless more in the drone attacks in Pakistan, Yemen, and Somalia. Since the invocation of the “Global War on Terror” in 2001, over 8,000 American soldiers have been killed on various battlegrounds across the world. 2010 was the year in which more American military personnel committed suicide than were killed in action. The collateral damage exists on both sides.

The most high-profile killing occurred in Yemen, when an Unmanned Air Vehicle, a drone armed with hell-fire missiles, dropped a payload on Anwar Al-Awlaki, an American citizen born in New Mexico, who the Obama administration had labeled the “Chief of External Operations”of Al-Qaeda. The administration never produced a shred of evidence which connected him to specific attacks, but his purported “ties” to terror groups seemed enough to warrant his murder. The only effort produced by the Obama administration was the release of a memo citing legal authority to assassinate an American citizen, mirroring George W. Bush’s own memo to justify torture of terrorist suspects. The reaction from the American public followed the official government line, although skeptical voices, such as Presidential Candidate Ron Paul, dissident Noam Chomsky, and reporter Jake Tapper questioned the assassination without due process.

Al-Awlaki was not the only one killed, however. The co-editor of the Al-Qaeda magazine Inspire, Samir Khan, another American citizen was also killed in the same attack.

Less than a month later, Al-Awlaki’s son, 16 year-old Abdel-Rahman Anwar al-Awlaki, also an American citizen, was also killed by a target drone attack, demonstrating the Obama administration’s utter disregard for human life. In this case, however, the news was kept quiet, keeping the celebrations confined to the drawing room of the Department of Defense, the cubicles of so-called “terrorism experts” at neoconservative think-tanks, and the conference rooms of weapon manufacturers.

And now, on the morning of the 20th of October, 2011, the American bloodlust returns to fruition. Early indications are that Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was killed by Libyan rebels. Though more than 65% of the American public were initially opposed to any American intervention in Libya, more than $1 billion was spent, and it was never officially approved by the U.S. Congress, the American sentiment will surely be one of celebration. The media elite will continue to push the flawed story that Gaddafi was responsible for the Lockerbie bombing (disproved by the documentary The Maltest Double Cross-Lockerbie), subverting the truth and relegating it once more only for a concern only for historians, not present popular opinon.  

The stories told over the next few days will surely attempt to justify the billions spent, the thousands of lives lost, and the pronounced need for more military spending, as is always the case. The public will be swooned to the supposed “power” of the Obama doctrine, and the majestic capacities of American interventionism will reign once more. Forever lost to history will be the quite friendly relationship the U.S. had with enjoyed with Libya once trade was re-opened. In fact, Wikileaks cables revealed that many U.S. Senators enjoyed several state-sponsored visits to Libya, hosted by Gaddafi himself. The biggest American proponents to remove Gaddafi from power, McCain, Joe Lieberman, and Senator Lindsey Graham, were also the first ones to embrace him just a few years ago, as they all traveled to Libya. McCain even tweeted his meeting with Gaddafi back in 2009. A post I did a few months ago also reveals the many state visits to Libya enjoyed by many world leaders, the very same who claimed Gaddafi was a “tyrant” no longer fit to rule, and were the first to commit planes and bombs to the African nation. As Rashard Mendenhall so intelligently stated, we should revisit our own “hypocrisy“.



Going forward, the official reaction of the American government is best explained by South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham, one of the most hawkish individuals in public office. Speaking to Fox News, Senator Graham stated plainly what the role of the United States in Libya will be in the next few years: “there is a lot of money to be made, a lot of oil to be drilled“. Alas, another coup supported by American arms succeeds. The world’s policeman once again polishes its badge and gun, and calls it a victory for the American way.

As millions far from these lands die under the American flag, far from the protections of constitutional republicanism, the broader populace should recognize the future implications of the constant meddling in foreign nations, where the world is a witness to the crimes of our government. History is the driving force of the Israeli/Palestinian issue, and it will continue to be one to condemn the United States federal government in the eyes of those who live elsewhere.

Historian Edward Gibbon once theorized that the decline of the Roman Empire was rooted in the “moral decay” of Roman society. As death, carnage, and assassination become universally embraced, tolerated, and openly celebrated in this country, perhaps the decline of the American Empire is closer than any may expect.
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https://plus.google.com/106663968995579309045 David Alicea : The "30 Rock" star said President Obama was a "gangbanger" and should celebrate Osama bin Laden's death...
The "30 Rock" star said President Obama was a "gangbanger" and should celebrate Osama bin Laden's death with a gangster-style teardrop tattoo. He also said he may vote for Mitt Romney so that he can have four wives."He's from Utah, right? They're Mormons? They've got many wives?" Morgan said. "There you go! Responsible leadership [or] four wives? I'm going with four wives." Why? Because all he wants from life is to "do karate and make babies," he explained. Morgan also said he thinks the killing of bin Laden will help Obama's re-election chances. "If you assassinate foreign dictators, you bangin'. He should get a teardrop right here," Morgan said, pointing to his eye.
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https://plus.google.com/104506099444925923697 Riza Matibag : CONVERSATION: "This is how I feel about Osama Bin Laden’s death which was aptly described by Martin...
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"This is how I feel about Osama Bin Laden’s death which was aptly described by Martin Luther King, Jr. We can learn the hardest lessons even in death: to love and to forgive…"
~Riza Matibag; May 5, 2011

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THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT
May 5, 2011 at 8:26pm
 
“I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I will not rejoice in the death of one, not even an enemy. Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to the night already devoid of stras. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
 
A very dear friend sent me the above quote, with the following annotation: “This is how I feel about Osama Bin Laden’s death which was aptly described by Martin Luther King, Jr. We can learn the hardest lessons even in death: to love and to forgive…” As it arrived at my cell phone’s message box at a time I was only asleep for about three hours, I thought of resuming my nocturnal privilege instead of pondering on it. Yet, the quote was so powerful that something inside me cannot ignore it, especially in a rare context of intense historical significance. Thus this response:
 
I wonder if Martin Luther King will not fight in a war for his nation: but I doubt that he wouldn’t if he will be given the chance to fight for his country. I also wonder if he will say the same in the case of an extremist group that believes in a clash of civilizations and is out to obliterate America: but I also doubt, knowing the patriot that he was.
 
Will King agree to the carnage of thousands in 9/11, in favor of its self-confessed perpetrator who advocated the killing of more – regardless whether they be children, women or men? I highly doubt, as well.
 
As a civil libertarian, King, Jr. talked of civil society. He was also against international wars of injustice. That is why he will never agree, too, to Osama Bin Laden’s war. As an African-American preacher and freedom fighter, he talked of the ailment within, more than without. He talked of ruling out the penalty of oppression and death among the band of brothers under a rule of law, not about saving a promoter of law’s demise.
 
In the war against terror, there is love of life against evil, and there is abhorrence of evil that is against life. The US did not return hate for hate. It simply fought for justice in a time of war where violence is unabated.
 
The war is real. It is a war of fear and annihilation. Daily, people die not only in Iraq, Pakistan and Afghanitstan but in many a bus terminal, mall and hotel anywhere in the world; in places like Bali, Bombay, yes even Manila, and more. It is a war of ideology; unfortunately an ideology that does not respect democratic principles, much less diversity. He would kill even his fellow Muslim brothers, if they did not support his beliefs. This is why even Arab countries have rejected Bin Laden and his organization, Al Qaida. His war is to change the world, not the way people would want to change their own societies through their visions of how they want to become but the way a single man, Bin Laden the ideologue, wanted it – guided by his extreme idealism implemented through brutal realism. It is a war that is so remote from our usual concerns like RH Bill, government corruption or price inflation. But it is a war for sure as it kills people, real people. You do not see it in the conventional ways, but its symptoms may erupt any time of the day – or night. You may be dining at a fast food store, and your life will be sacrificed for Bin Laden’s ideology’s sake. You may be vacationing somewhere, and that could be your last. It is an arbitrary war because it is a war that has no boundary nor morality.
 
The issue in this war is not about abortion, nor about death penalty. It is about stopping the willingness of a giant personifying terror at its maximum; a giant who played real airplanes with real human lives inside. It is about stopping a man who wanted to impose his views of power and spirituality by killing non-believers of his ideas. It is about stopping a man who believed that women’s rights are an abomination. It is about stopping Goliath from offering blood to the devil. And it is about David in every God-fearing human who will opt to die to save others; who respects differences and values harmony among many; and who fights for the life of every single peace-loving child, man and woman of this earth. Bin Laden’s death is not just about attaining justice. It is more to assure that justice persists.
 
I salute Barack Obama not in killing Bin Laden, but in resisting to shrink in the face of a challenge to stand firm against this generation’s Goliath. Now that Bin Laden’s hunt is over, many would call Obama names – a criminal, violator of international law, even petty, liar and stupid in launching the operation to take Bin Laden for good. Conspiracy theorists would definitely have a grand time working out imaginative tales and more and more theories that will fill shelves and imaginations.
 
But leaders cannot please everyone, especially those who only know how to talk and attack but not act. Even Washington, Lincoln and Martin Luther King, Jr. had their own share of detractors! Yet, Obama will go down history lane as having exhibited leadership at its best. He inspires many that there is courage in each of us. He has resurrected leadership at a time when leadership is about to become extinct in the new millennium. Even King will praise Obama in this moment of victory amidst darkness. If at all he will turn in his grave, it is to recognize that this victory is a lighted wick no less even from a solitary candle in a night that is long, widespread and arduous.
 
If God protected David from getting slaughtered by Goliath, I have faith that He will use the Davids in us to slay evil pretending to be human, whether in deed or in prayer. May God bless humanity in its fight against terror. This fight is not human rights’ fight against an evil ideology alone. It is humanity fight, at its most fundamental root, for survival. And in the fight for survival, the human race has the right to defend itself against evil.
~Rolando S. Dela Cruz; 5 May 2011; 7pm

OBAMA over OSAMA: Lightning strikes the eye of the storm...
~Riza Matibag; May 6, 2011 at 5:29am

War has its way of giving strength and courage to people in fighting not only for survival but to win a battle, to show that evil will never triumph over what is good.

In the same way, an opposition presented to us on what we strongly believed is right has its way of bringing out the best in us and can challenge us to speak-out, stand-up and always rise to the occasion no matter what, whether we like it or not.

Now, I would say: Amen... to you, sir!
~Riza Matibag; May 6, 2011 at 5:45am ·

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The president and Ms. Rice seem to think that the crime of desertion in wartime is kind of like skipping class.

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 June 4, 2014

 By Lt. Col. Ralph Peters (U.S. Army Retired)

Congratulations, Mr. President! And identical congrats to your sorcerer’s apprentice, National Security Adviser Susan Rice. By trying to sell him as an American hero, you’ve turned a deserter already despised by soldiers in the know into quite possibly the most-hated individual soldier in the history of our military.

  I have never witnessed such outrage from our troops.

  Exhibit A: Ms. Rice. In one of the most tone-deaf statements in White House history (we’re making a lot of history here), the national-security adviser, on a Sunday talk show, described Bergdahl as having served “with honor and distinction.” Those serving in uniform and those of us who served previously were already stirred up, but that jaw-dropper drove us into jihad mode.

  But pity Ms. Rice. Like the president she serves, she’s a victim of her class. Nobody in the inner circle of Team Obama has served in uniform. It shows. That bit about serving with “honor and distinction” is the sort of perfunctory catch-phrase politicians briefly don as electoral armor. (“At this point in your speech, ma’am, devote one sentence to how much you honor the troops.”)

  I actually believe that Ms. Rice was kind of sincere, in her spectacularly oblivious way. In the best Manchurian Candidate manner, she said what she had been programmed to say by her political culture, then she was blindsided by the firestorm she ignited by scratching two flinty words together. At least she didn’t blame Bergdahl’s desertion on a video.

  The president, too, appears stunned. He has so little understanding of (or interest in) the values and traditions of our troops that he and his advisers really believed that those in uniform would erupt into public joy at the news of Bergdahl’s release — as D.C. frat kids did when Osama bin Laden’s death was trumpeted.

  Both President Obama and Ms. Rice seem to think that the crime of desertion in wartime is kind of like skipping class. They have no idea of how great a sin desertion in the face of the enemy is to those in our military. The only worse sin is to side actively with the enemy and kill your brothers in arms. This is not sleeping in on Monday morning and ducking Gender Studies 101.

  But compassion, please! The president and all the president’s men and women are not alone. Our media elite — where it’s a rare bird who bothered to serve in uniform — instantly became experts on military justice. Of earnest mien and blithe assumption, one talking head after another announced that “we always try to rescue our troops, even deserters.”

  Uh, no. “Save the deserter” is a recent battle cry of the politically indoctrinated brass. For much of our history, we did make some efforts to track down deserters in wartime. Then we shot or hanged them. Or, if we were in good spirits, we merely used a branding iron to burn a large D into their cheeks or foreheads. Even as we grew more enlightened, desertion brought serious time in a military prison. At hard labor.

  This is a fundamental culture clash. Team Obama and its base cannot comprehend the values still cherished by those young Americans “so dumb” they joined the Army instead of going to prep school and then to Harvard. Values such as duty, honor, country, physical courage, and loyalty to your brothers and sisters in arms have no place in Obama World. (Military people don’t necessarily all like each other, but they know they can depend on each other in battle — the sacred trust Bergdahl violated.)

  President Obama did this to himself (and to Bergdahl). This beautifully educated man, who never tires of letting us know how much smarter he is than the rest of us, never stopped to consider that our troops and their families might have been offended by their commander-in-chief staging a love-fest at the White House to celebrate trading five top terrorists for one deserter and featuring not the families of those soldiers (at least six of them) who died in the efforts to find and free Bergdahl, but, instead, giving a starring role on the international stage to Pa Taliban, parent of a deserter and a creature of dubious sympathies (that beard on pops ain’t a tribute to ZZ Top). How do you say “outrageous insult to our vets” in Pashto?

  Nor, during the recent VA scandal, had the president troubled himself to host the families of survivors of those vets who died awaiting care. No, the warmest attention our president has ever paid to a “military family” was to Mr. and Mrs. Bergdahl.

  (I will refrain from criticism of the bumptious attempts to cool the flames of this political conflagration by Secretary Hagel: I never pick on the weak.)

  What is to be done? Behind the outrage triggered by Team Obama’s combination of cynicism and obliviousness (Bergdahl was so ill we had to set those terrorists free immediately, without notifying Congress, but now he’s chugging power shakes in a military hospital...and all this just happened to come at the peak of the VA scandal...), military members don’t really want to lynch Bergdahl. But they want justice.

  Our military leaders need to rediscover their moral courage and honor our traditions, our regulations, and the Uniform Code of Military Justice. We need a fresh, unprejudiced 15-6 investigation (the military equivalent of a grand jury). We already know, as the military has known since the first 24 hours after Bergdahl abandoned his post, that sufficient evidence exists for a court-martial, but it’s important to do this by the numbers.

  It’s hard to believe that the resulting court-martial would not find Bergdahl guilty of desertion (although there will be heavy White House pressure to reduce the charge to Absent Without Leave, or AWOL, status, a lesser offense). If he is convicted, I for one do not want him to go to prison. I’m sure he has paid and paid for betraying his comrades, quite possibly suffering brutal sexual violence. But if he is found guilty, he needs to be formally reduced to the rank of private, stripped of all privileges and entitlements (the taxpayer should not pay for a deserter’s lifelong health care — Bergdahl’s book and film deals can cover that), and he should be given the appropriate prison sentence, which would then be commuted by the president. Thereafter, let Mr. Bergdahl go home and live with himself.

  As for President Obama, how about just one word of thanks to the families of those fallen soldiers you sent out to find Bowe Bergdahl?

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In May 2011, in the wake of Osama bin Laden's death, CNN's Fareed Zakaria wrote a column headlined "Al Qaeda Is Over":

The truth is this is a huge, devastating blow to al Qaeda, which had already been crippled by the Arab Spring. It is not an exaggeration to say that this is the end of al Qaeda in any meaningful sense of the word.

Al Qaeda is not an organization that commands massive resources. It doesn't have a big army. It doesn't have vast reservoirs of funds that it can direct easily across the world.

Zakaria is famously a confidant of Obama's, but there are limits to the horse manure even devoted courtiers swallow. 
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As we look at another potential false flag incident with the Bowe Bergdahl hostage swap. We are reminded of the circus of lies that accompanied the #BinLaden Death fable.


10 Facts That Prove The Bin Laden Fable Is a Contrived Hoax - http://www.infowars.com/10-facts-that-prove-the-bin-laden-fable-is-a-contrived-hoax/

INSIDE SOURCES: BIN LADEN'S CORPSE HAS BEEN ON ICE FOR NEARLY A DECADE - http://www.infowars.com/inside-sources-bin-ladens-corpse-has-been-on-ice-for-nearly-a-decade/

NARRATIVE BEHIND BIN LADEN FABLE FLIP-FLOPS AGAIN - http://www.infowars.com/narrative-behind-bin-laden-fable-flip-flops-again/

STAGED: WHITE HOUSE "SITUATION ROOM" PHOTOS PART OF BIN LADEN FABLE -
http://www.infowars.com/staged-white-house-situation-room-photos-part-of-bin-laden-fable/

No Sailors Saw Osama Bin Laden's Alleged Burial at Sea - http://www.infowars.com/no-sailors-saw-osama-bin-ladens-alleged-burial-at-sea/

Leaked: Bin Laden not buried at sea, body moved on CIA plane to US - http://rt.com/news/osama-body-wikileaks-stratfor-949/

Navy discharging 64 sailors for drug use, distribution - http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/20/us-sailors-discharged-drugs-idUSTRE79J8XA20111020

Administration won't release bin Laden records - http://www.armytimes.com/article/20120315/NEWS/203150314/Administration-won-t-release-bin-Laden-records

Pentagon has no records of #Osama bin Laden's death - http://www.infowars.com/pentagon-has-no-records-of-osama-bin-laden's-death/print/

Obama: "We Could Not Say Definitively That Bin Laden Was There" - http://www.prisonplanet.com/obama-we-could-not-say-definitively-that-bin-laden-was-there.html/print/

Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan Reportedly Kills Members of SEAL Team 6 - http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/08/06/afghan-president-31-americans-killed-in-helicopter-crash/

Families suspect SEAL Team 6 crash was inside job on worst day in Afghanistan - http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/oct/20/families-suspect-seal-team-6-crash-was-inside-job-/?page=all

SEAL TEAM 6 FAMILIES FORCE CONGRESS TO INVESTIGATE MYSTERIOUS CHOPPER CRASH - http://www.infowars.com/seal-team-6-families-force-congress-to-investigate-mysterious-chopper-crash/

Interview of Steve R. Pieczenik - Alex Jones Show - April 24, 2002 (Partial Transcript) - http://www.prisonplanet.com/jones_report_042402_pieczenik.html

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As we look at another potential false flag incident with the Bowe Bergdahl hostage swap. We are reminded of the circus of lies that accompanied the #BinLaden Death fable.


10 Facts That Prove The Bin Laden Fable Is a Contrived Hoax - http://www.infowars.com/10-facts-that-prove-the-bin-laden-fable-is-a-contrived-hoax/

INSIDE SOURCES: BIN LADEN'S CORPSE HAS BEEN ON ICE FOR NEARLY A DECADE - http://www.infowars.com/inside-sources-bin-ladens-corpse-has-been-on-ice-for-nearly-a-decade/

NARRATIVE BEHIND BIN LADEN FABLE FLIP-FLOPS AGAIN - http://www.infowars.com/narrative-behind-bin-laden-fable-flip-flops-again/

STAGED: WHITE HOUSE "SITUATION ROOM" PHOTOS PART OF BIN LADEN FABLE -
http://www.infowars.com/staged-white-house-situation-room-photos-part-of-bin-laden-fable/

No Sailors Saw Osama Bin Laden's Alleged Burial at Sea - http://www.infowars.com/no-sailors-saw-osama-bin-ladens-alleged-burial-at-sea/

Leaked: Bin Laden not buried at sea, body moved on CIA plane to US - http://rt.com/news/osama-body-wikileaks-stratfor-949/

Navy discharging 64 sailors for drug use, distribution - http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/20/us-sailors-discharged-drugs-idUSTRE79J8XA20111020

Administration won't release bin Laden records - http://www.armytimes.com/article/20120315/NEWS/203150314/Administration-won-t-release-bin-Laden-records

Pentagon has no records of #Osama bin Laden's death - http://www.infowars.com/pentagon-has-no-records-of-osama-bin-laden's-death/print/

Obama: "We Could Not Say Definitively That Bin Laden Was There" - http://www.prisonplanet.com/obama-we-could-not-say-definitively-that-bin-laden-was-there.html/print/

Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan Reportedly Kills Members of SEAL Team 6 - http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/08/06/afghan-president-31-americans-killed-in-helicopter-crash/

Families suspect SEAL Team 6 crash was inside job on worst day in Afghanistan - http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/oct/20/families-suspect-seal-team-6-crash-was-inside-job-/?page=all

SEAL TEAM 6 FAMILIES FORCE CONGRESS TO INVESTIGATE MYSTERIOUS CHOPPER CRASH - http://www.infowars.com/seal-team-6-families-force-congress-to-investigate-mysterious-chopper-crash/

Interview of Steve R. Pieczenik - Alex Jones Show - April 24, 2002 (Partial Transcript) - http://www.prisonplanet.com/jones_report_042402_pieczenik.html

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Alex Jones doesn't buy Bin Laden's death


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