From the open publishing newswire: This is an incredible piece by Carol Brouillet, whose impressive 9-11 investigation activism has been very inspiring to those of us who are seeking the Truth behind 9-11. This article announces a new website called The People's Investigation of 9-11, pi911.org, which was officially launched at a Press Conference at the Federal Building in San Francisco on October 4th, 2002. |
"Almost everyone can remember with clarity the moment that they heard of the attacks of September 11th, and in addition to the grief, shock, horror, fear that we felt collectively and individually was the desire to understand, to know- 'Why?,' 'How?,' and 'Who could possibly benefit from such a crime?' These questions were never answered satisfactorily by the press, which soon began beating the war drums and hurtling us towards World War III.
"In the months that followed, the anti-war movement blossomed; Third World solidarity groups who objected to U.S. military aid to repressive regimes throughout the world could see that 'War is Terrorism' and that the folly of military action that would most likely doom innocent civilians, especially women and children.
"The U.S. government's attacks upon Afghanistan, the Bill of Rights, the Constitution; it's attempt to redefine the world in an Orwellian manner contingent upon the events of September 11th prompted people to critically examine the events of that day, before, and after to discern the truth from the lies.
"People needed to build a new map of reality, to understand where we were, and what direction we're facing." [ Read more... ]
rejecting so-called "conspiracy theories" has been begging the question
Albert, Corn, and Berlet have rejected Ruppert and his allies claims that Bush was behind 9/11 based on their rejection of Ruppert, et al's argument and evidence. Well, Albert et al have no support for their rejection of Ruppert's argument and evidence. They, therefore, only beg us to share their view of the world and whine a lot if we don't. [ Read more... ]
The government lies to the people
Governments lie often when they plan war. If the people knew the truth they would not support the government's aggression. Examples from our history are demonizations of previous CIA clients like Noriega, Saddam Hussein and Osama bin Laden. The CIA created a story about Iraqi soldiers throwing babies into the streets just at the time that the Senate was debating whether to support Bush's attack on Baghdad. The attack on the Maddox in the Gulf of Tonkin was fabricated to get a near unanimous vote on entering the Viet Nam War. The accidental sinking of the U.S.S. Maine was blamed on Spain to spur emotions before entering the Spanish American War.
The government lies to the people. [ Full story ]
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