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Time Runs Out on Counting Casualties in Gaza
July 29, 2014 – 7:55 am EST | No Comment
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By: Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media Last week I received an email from Time magazine, asking if I “would be interested in contributing a piece for Time.com on the casualty numbers being reported in Gaza. These come mostly from Hamas, and we’re interested in a piece on how reliable/unreliable the numbers are,” the email said. [...]

Forum: What Should Israel Do About Gaza?
July 28, 2014 – 11:30 am EST | No Comment
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The Watcher’s Council Every week on Monday morning, the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum with short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture or daily living. This week’s question: What Should Israel Do About Gaza? The Independent Sentinel: Israel should finish the job now while Hamas [...]

Author Says “Muslim Brother” Obama Betrays Israel
July 11, 2014 – 10:16 am EST | No Comment
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By: Cliff Kincaid Accuracy in Media The “liberation of Palestine” is widely recognized as a euphemism for the destruction of Israel. But the term “Palestinians,” according to American-Israeli political commentator and journalist Sha’i ben-Tekoa, is itself a commonly used deception. The “Palestinians,” he argues, don’t really exist. They are an “invented” people whose purpose is [...]

A Timely Reminder—What did the President Know…?
July 4, 2014 – 9:16 am EST | One Comment
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By: Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media Former Senator Howard Baker (R-TN) passed away last week at the age of 88. Although Sen. Baker served as Ronald Reagan’s Chief of Staff, and Senate Majority Leader, he is perhaps best known for his famous line asked during the Watergate investigation: “My primary thesis is still, what did [...]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Kaddish Edition
July 2, 2014 – 11:11 am EST | No Comment
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The Watcher’s Council Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and one written by someone from outside the group for consideration [...]

Forum: Which Should America Choose – Shi’ites, Sunnis or Neither?
June 30, 2014 – 11:48 am EST | 2 Comments
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The Watcher’s Council Every week on Monday morning the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum with short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture or daily living. This week’s question: Which Should America Choose – Shi’ites, Sunnis or Neither? The Independent Sentinel: We need to bomb ISIS. [...]

Mr. Milbank’s Muddled Misfire
June 20, 2014 – 8:41 am EST | No Comment
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By: Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media When conservatives taunt Muslims in the room, they apparently thank them for their questions, and say, “Well, I’m glad to see you’re representing Muslims in this company.” This is then translated by the press into the “ugly taunting” of an innocent American University law student who just wanted to [...]

Pat Condell: Why I Support Israel
June 18, 2014 – 11:34 am EST | One Comment
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The always great Pat Condell.

Forum: Should The U.S. intervene in Iraq?
June 17, 2014 – 3:04 pm EST | No Comment
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The Watcher’s Council Every week on Monday morning, the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum with short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture or daily living. This week’s question: Should The U.S. intervene in Iraq? The Independent Sentinel: The U.S. must intervene in Iraq in a [...]

Obama Facilitates The Rise Of The Caliphate
June 13, 2014 – 1:48 pm EST | One Comment
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By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom.net What do you do to the enemy? Cut their heads off and crucify em… And that is exactly what ISIS and their barbaric army are doing in Iraq on their march to Baghdad. The Caliphate has risen and surged with the direct assistance of Barack Obama, who has been arming them [...]

MSNBC Seeks to Discredit Benghazi Investigation
May 25, 2014 – 7:49 am EST | No Comment
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By: Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media We are pleased that MSNBC has finally taken notice of the Citizens’ Commission on Benghazi (CCB), but certainly not surprised at their failure to report on the Commission’s findings. Instead, they attempted to smear the Commission by suggesting sinister motives for one of its members, when the truth is [...]

Hillary Clinton should be worried as Benghazi coverup unravels
May 6, 2014 – 12:24 pm EST | No Comment
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NoisyRoom.net ***Cross-posted in full and with permission from my long time friend, Kenneth Timmerman. By: Kenneth R. Timmerman The New York Post Hillary Rodham Clinton — Photo: AP Make it go away! That was the message of the Obama administration and their friends in the media for the past two years, and now we know [...]

Infiltration of the U.S. Government, Part One
May 5, 2014 – 11:15 am EST | No Comment
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By: Cliff Kincaid Accuracy in Media The announcement that the House will vote on a special congressional committee to investigate Benghazi is long overdue. Accuracy in Media’s two special conferences on Benghazi helped mobilize the public and the press to demand this outcome. In addition to identifying the Obama operatives in charge of the cover-up, [...]

Citizens’ Commission on Benghazi Releases Interim Report
April 24, 2014 – 2:16 pm EST | One Comment
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Accuracy in Media Has the Obama administration switched sides in the War on Terror, providing arms and aid to militants linked to al Qa’eda? This conclusion was strongly hinted at during the Citizens’ Commission on Benghazi (CCB) conference held last September to uncover the truth behind the Benghazi, Libya attacks of 2012. “Here’s the sentence, [...]

Is Vladimir Putin the New Reagan?
April 23, 2014 – 9:20 am EST | One Comment
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By: Cliff Kincaid Accuracy in Media A Special Report from the AIM Center for Investigative Journalism Pravda, the Russian political newspaper, ran a story with the headline, “The leader of the free world: Obama or Putin?” Patrick J. Buchanan, a veteran conservative commentator who once worked for President Ronald Reagan, has made his choice. In [...]

A Bridge Too Far in the Heartland of America
April 1, 2014 – 1:05 pm EST | No Comment
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By: Nelson Abdullah Conscience of a Conservative The banner headline for the American Trucking Association’s web site reads: “The trucking industry is the lifeblood of the U.S. economy. Nearly 70% of all the freight tonnage moved in the U.S. goes on trucks. Without the industry and our truck drivers, the economy would come to a [...]

Protecting Hillary Trumps Benghazi Investigation
April 1, 2014 – 11:06 am EST | No Comment
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By: Bethany Stotts Accuracy in Media No matter how many times it is called “phony” or the administration blames Fox News for keeping the scandal alive, the issue of Benghazi and the September 11, 2012 attacks remains alive and well. And this fact is damaging to presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, the former Secretary of State [...]

From Lockerbie to 9/11: Iran is Let Off the Hook
March 17, 2014 – 12:39 pm EST | One Comment
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By: Clare Lopez Accuracy in Media A documentary that aired 11 March 2014 on the Al-Jazeera America channel presented compelling new evidence that Iran and the Syrian-based Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Counsel (PFLP-GC) directed and carried out the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 that crashed into Lockerbie, Scotland on 23 December [...]

How to Fight Putin’s Propaganda
March 13, 2014 – 6:50 pm EST | 3 Comments
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By: Cliff Kincaid Accuracy in Media It’s hard to keep up with the Russian propaganda over the Ukraine, but a fascinating article, “Playing by Putin’s tactics,” examines some of it. The column in The Washington Post is by Molly K. McKew and Gregory A. Maniatis, who worked for Georgia’s president, Mikheil Saakashvili and his national [...]

Benghazi and the Politicization of Intelligence
March 11, 2014 – 9:17 am EST | One Comment
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By: Clare Lopez Accuracy in Media As we now know, within about 15 minutes after the start of the attack on the U.S. Special Mission Compound (SMC) in Benghazi on 11 September 2012, top U.S. civilian and uniformed officials were informed that it was a terrorist attack. The information was clear, unambiguous, and remained consistent [...]

Susan Rice’s Revealing Encore on “Meet the Press”
February 28, 2014 – 4:49 pm EST | No Comment
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By: Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media We have often pointed out how NBC, along with its cable-news arm MSNBC, are networks that work in the service of the Obama administration. That was never more clear than when National Security Adviser Susan Rice visited a Sunday morning talk show last weekend for the first time since [...]

The Clear And Present Danger of Russian Expansionism
February 28, 2014 – 4:06 pm EST | One Comment
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By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom.net Hat Tip: Tom Elia – The New Editor The expansionism threat of Russia is about to become very close and personal. This is what you get when the enemies within America, such as John Kerry and Barack Obama, declare the Monroe Doctrine dead. They have opened the door to our biggest [...]

Pentagon To Answer For Death Of Navy Seals
February 26, 2014 – 6:12 pm EST | One Comment
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By: JB jb.uspu@gmail.com As news comes from the White House of another election year withdrawal of all American troops from Afghanistan, which promises to leave the region in the same kind of terrorist run chaos as Iraq, a House Sub-Committee on Government Oversight of National Security is set to grill Pentagon officials on the single [...]

Does Navy Map Alter the Benghazi Narrative?
February 17, 2014 – 10:55 am EST | No Comment
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By: Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media Newly released information about the location of military assets on the night of the terrorist attacks in Benghazi in 2012 has been met with a yawn by the mainstream media, but it has caused quite a stir in the conservative press. Most of the media are following the lead [...]

Iran and the New Axis of Evil
February 14, 2014 – 6:09 pm EST | One Comment
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By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom.net For now we see through a glass, darkly the liaison between Russia and Iran that I have written at length on. As the faux interim nuclear deal between Iran and the world takes effect, Iran is cozying up to Mother Russia and suggesting joint military exercises. How long do we let [...]

Honey… the Iranians are here!
February 8, 2014 – 9:14 pm EST | No Comment
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By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom.net Bearing a message of peace and benevolence (right…), Iran says their warships are now headed towards US maritime borders and in fact, have already entered the Atlantic Ocean via the waters near South Africa. Time to break out the welcome baskets – the Iranians are coming. The fleet, which consists of [...]

Obama and His Media Loyalists Still Spinning Benghazi
February 7, 2014 – 12:04 pm EST | No Comment
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By: Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media The media and Obama administration are at it again, trying to defend their earlier actions on Benghazi. For weeks following the September 11, 2012 attacks, President Obama and his colleagues blamed them on a spontaneous demonstration inspired by protests in Cairo, a position that has been repeatedly found to [...]

America Coddles Nuclear Iran – Iran Plots Death for Great Satan
February 3, 2014 – 11:09 am EST | No Comment
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By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom.net Iran’s Revolutionary Guard (Photo: AP) Good news, boys and girls! Iran has just received their first installment of blood money from the US!! Their “frozen assets” have just been thawed by Obama and gifted back to them, just in time for that all important ‘kill all the infidels’ event. Now, they [...]

Sen. Ted Cruz on the Sochi Olympics, Human Rights, and the US-Russian Relations
February 2, 2014 – 9:02 am EST | 2 Comments
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NoisyRoom.net Cruz Warns of ‘Receding’ Global Power of U.S. A superb foreign policy speech — from Ted Cruz (yup!)

Emboldened Iran Is Making War Moves
January 21, 2014 – 12:13 pm EST | 2 Comments
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By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom.net Illustrative photo of an Iranian warship in the Strait of Hormuz (photo credit: Alex Hicks, Wikimedia Commons) Gee, it’s just peachy that we are giving Iran additional time to go completely nuclear. And we are giving them billions in dollars to help them out. Don’t want them to run short when [...]