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Lee Harvey Oswald was behind

Lee Harvey Oswald was behind JFK. One of the shots move JFK backwards. The only possible explanation if you believe in physics is that the bullet came from the front. End of story. Is not a conspiracy. Is Science.

¡¡WOW!!! This morning’s show

¡¡WOW!!! This morning’s show simply crackled with insights.

Truly amazing show, Mickey and Peter.

Prof. As'ad AbuKhalil of Angry Arab was a great choice, a voice that urgently needs to be heard—and much more widely. It does seem sad but true that “there are no good guys,” and that in all likelihood more than one side has used chemical weapons. (The fact checker in me wishes the UN had released the Russian report). Yet our American acculturation to dualistic thinking—and especially to mass-entertainment melodrama—makes that hard for us to see.

As you likely understood and he likely did not, Prof. AbuKhalil provided a much-needed antidote to the expatriot, secular, privileged Syrians who Tiekert/Kolhatkar had on Up Front, who in effect played down the notion of Islamist groups and promulgated the myth of a largely secular uprising in Syria. Oh, right. Just like in Egypt.

Sometimes it's tempting to move from vilifying a dictator to simplistically idealizing the opposition.

Questions we’ve all got to ask include,
–Does this person (or do I?) possibly exhibit a tendency to cling to perceptions because of personal background or identity issues? (A question that might be considered “impolitic” asked at KPFA).
–Is this source so close emotionally to a situation to lose perspective? When your friends and relatives are being killed, it’s understandably temping to justify any military strike at the designated perpetrators, in this case the Assad regime.

In contrast, Prof. AbuKhalil was particularly strong in citing the players who hijacked the popular uprising in Syria: Saudia Arabia, Qutar, UAE, US, UK, France and others. This may account for why Al Jazeera’s coverage has been so lame. It also syncs perfectly with Goodman’s last guest, Adam Entous who stressed the importance of good ol’ Prince Bandar, who masterminded the mujahedeen intervention of the 1980s and is now a key player again, this time in Syria. (We won’t mention “Bush Bandar’s odd behavior before and after 9/11, as laid out readably in Mounting Evidence).

Entous’s 8/25 WSJ article is “A Veteran Saudi Power Player Works To Build Support to Topple Assad.” Entous reveals not only “deep-pockets” Bandar’s flights to Paris to muster support for an intervention long promoted by the Saudis, but also his role in financing secret training camps in Jordan to train fighters against Assad.

Perhaps we need a new meme: that of “master of subversive surrogates.” It would surely also apply to Robert Ford, first the US ambassador to Libya and now “ambassador” to the rebels in Syria. First Ford oversaw Benghazi, likely a CIA base to funnel arms to groups favorable to US interests, and now he’s delivering more of the same services.

The always gutsy and spirited Abby Martin of “Breaking the Set,” also said many good and true things:
–that after the JFK assassination the CIA originated the dismissive phrase “conspiracy theorist” to describe anyone who questioned the Warren report ….
–and above all making the key point, known so well to us, that 9/11 critique has long been hijacked by media shock jocks such as Alex Jones. This happens because, as you, Mick, pointed out the public so often fails to make distinctions, to understand that “all conspiracies are not equal.”

Dennis Kucinich paid Abby the highest complement when he remarked that he’d never had a tougher interview coming from the left. I suspect Rachel Maddow would agree.

Gotta rush onward … looking forward to seeing you both at the GL.

— Paolo

Addenda from Prof. As'ad Abu Khalil:  
–the fighter brigades do not have names like Fidel or Che, Trotsky or Lenin; instead they tend to be named after Saudi princes or Islamist prophets.
 –a great number of the anti-government fighters are jihadists and have foreign accents.
–the CIA has been training Islamists in Jordan and sending them into Syria.
–a Russian report showed that no standard army shells had been used to deliver the Sarin gas.
 –the Turks captured anti-government fighters with plans to make gas weapons.
 –fighters may resemble Islamist “death squads”

 More on Syria/Gas Attacks:
–Why were the UN inspectors limited to finding if there nerve gas had been used but prohibited from reporting who used it? And, if there were doubts about who used the poison gas, why did their charge not include finding its origin?
Since neither the Americans nor the Russians would have any strategic interest in finding a full answer to that question, we might logically ask, Which of the great powers at the UN would have reason to make sure the inspectors did not find an answer?
–world views get projected: e.g. “populist rebels leading a Syrian revolution.”

–Too often, it's tempting to move from simplistically vilifying Assad to simplistically idealizing the opposition, as we noted on UpFront this morn.

More on Syria/Gas Attacks:
–Why were the UN inspectors limited to finding if there nerve gas had been used but prohibited from reporting who used it? Since neither the Americans nor the Russians would have any strategic interest in finding a full answer to that question, we might logically ask, Which of the great powers at the UN would have reason to make sure the inspectors did not find an answer?

From Abby Martin:

–alternative 9/11 narratives “hijacked by media personalities”: that 9/11 critique has long been hijacked by media shock jocks such as Alex Jones. This happens because the public fails to make distinctions, to understand that “all conspiracies are not equal.”

Another outstanding program

Another outstanding program

RT is probably a better news

RT is probably a better news source than MSNBC, but RT still uses the occult logos and colors that reveal it too is controlled by The Matrix!

maybe you won't see them

maybe you won't see them rushing to follow Anna Politkovskaya and Alexander Litvinenko (who got the same Polonium treatment as Arafat) to the grave for talking about THEIR inside job in '99 a couple years before our inside job (w/ hexogen used both in recent Syrian false flag attack http://interactive.news.sky.com/PDF/US%20House%20of%20Representatives.pdf as it was used then by Putin's FSB to frame Chechens)...but Abby was here before RT (w/Mickey and Project Censored) and will be after (Ojalla que si) blasting apart the compulsory delusions of our impossible narratives as she does here

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