America’s favorite newspaper to hate is out again with more material that would make Judy Miller blush. While people aren’t usually surprised to find out that Fox News is actively propagandizing for a war with Iran, many more will be surprised to find out that the “liberal” Times has an equally itchy trigger finger. For those who can see through the fog cloud of lies: we won’t be fooled again.
Judy Miller Alert! The New York Times Is Lying About Iran’s Nuclear ProgramSunday 8 January 2011by: Robert Naiman, Truthout | News Analysis
It’s deja vu all over again. The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is trying to trick America into another catastrophic war with a Middle Eastern country on behalf of the Likud Party’s colonial ambitions, and The New York Times is lying about allegations that said country is developing “weapons of mass destruction.”
In an article attributed to Steven Erlanger on January 4 (“Europe Takes Bold Step Toward a Ban on Iranian Oil”), this paragraph appeared:
The threats from Iran, aimed both at the West and at Israel, combined with a recent assessment by the International Atomic Energy Agency that Iran’s nuclear program has a military objective, is becoming an important issue in the American presidential campaign. [my emphasis]
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