91 results for 'terrorism'
...novel the Satanic Verses (again, outrage directed in the wrong directionâ€”who cares what Salman writes, donâ€™t like it, donâ€™t read it, but for God's sake don't draw attention to it); â€¢ Supporting clandestine operations aimed at civilian targets (some call this terrorism, and it is wrong no matter whoâ€™s doing the bank rolling/training/supplying; this means you too Washington, London, Paris, Moscow, Riyadh, Damascus, Tel Aviv, New Delhi, Islamabad, Tokyo [okay maybe not Tokyo, sumimasen); â€¢ Electing a leaderâ€”Mr.... (more)
... And if so isnâ€™t Bank of America aiding and abiding in a criminal act, by the very nature of their actions? And what of criminal acts that have been or may be committed by illegalâ€™s using funds provided by Bank of America to perhaps fund illegal activities or worse yet acts of terrorism? Does Bank of America bare any liability? Our friends on the left may argue that anyone can break the law, documented or not, and of course thatâ€™s true, they may also point out that many illegals have already established residency, and perhaps have lived in this country for many... (more)
...residential building at Oak and Fillmore, and then ran a produce store on Mission Street in the Excelsior. We were celibate vegetarians who fasted every Sunday, although Floyd felt himself exempt from the celibacy rule because he singled me out more than once for a spot of sexual terrorism. Despite this, I was committed to the work of the CSC, which held regular church services for the public. Every Sunday morning and Wednesday night spiritual messages were channeled through our mediums and we gave free psychic healings. Iâ€™d joined the church in my senior year at ... (more)
...on TV and the media. This is ever so apparent in todayâ€™s anxiety ridden, high-tech, electronic world where more and more it seems we are heading full speed ahead toward a nuclear holocaust. Everywhere one turns, it seems that the material energy is getting more intense. There is War, terrorism, diseases, floods, high gas prices, global warming and famine. Yet for most of us, we go about our daily business while death patiently awaits us. Will it be today or tomorrow? No one knows. But as the old adage goes, â€œThere is nothing so certain as death and taxes.â€ This is... (more)
...Are we then, as Americans, supposed to sit back and wait for the demise of the Administration or the demise of our civilization? How do we counteract evocative imagery, propaganda and grasp hold of our ability to think accurately rather than ethnically about the current situation regarding terrorism? In World War II it was the Allied propaganda that pummeled the Axis propaganda. Given that, it leaves the Democrats little choice but to step up their own propaganda campaigns that need to be more vivid than simply accusing the Republicans of being"unconstitutional". That is hardly a... (more)
A small plane just crashed in a high-rise of Manhattan. The 50 story luxury residential building is located on Manhattan's Upper East Side at 72nd Street and York Avenue. Videos from the scene show at least 3 apartments completely in flames. Debris are falling off the building leading to the evacuation of the area. No casualties have been reported yet. It is unclear if the crash is an act of terrorism.(more)
...of international officials said that the information couldn't be confirmed. Some however talk of a fabricated report from the Saudis. IntelCenter director Ben N. Venzke said that he would be surprised if this report was true, adding that Al-Qaida would have been the first to release an official report of his death in order to control the way it unfolds. If this report happened to be true, is bin Laden's death going to change anything in the war against terrorism? Since 9/11, the world's most wanted terrorist seems to appear more like a fading shadow of Al-Qaida than an actual threat.(more)