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Testimony on 9/11 Hijacker Motivation

Many people felt President Bush’s explanation of why the 9/11 terrorists hated America because "They hate our freedoms . . . " was absolutely ridiculous and an insult to their intelligence.

The following video shows testimony before the 9/11 Commission on the attackers’ motivations.

(5 stars, 2,059 ratings,, 4 min 51 sec)


The Jewish Press on Truman and his essential role in the founding of modern Israel. on Truman and the founding of modern Israel. Truman recognized the new state 11 minutes after it came into existence, over the strong objections of most of his exceptionally able cabinet. The Arabs of the region categorically opposed the loss of their land, and fighting among Arabs and Jews broke out from the very beginning, with both sides laying claim to the entire land.

Thirty-four American marines and sailors were killed aboard a United States ship in international waters on June 8, 1967, by a sustained attack by Israeli air and naval forces. “The Israeli government, the AntiDefamation League, and certain notorious apologists for Israel insist that the attack was a tragic accident and that the US government accepts that assertion. Not so. Virtually every knowledgeable American official with the lone exception of Robert McNamara is on public record calling the attack deliberate and the Israeli story untrue. Here are a few of those American leaders.”

The U.S., AIPAC (a very powerful Jewish lobbying group that Obama, Clinton and McCain curry favor with) and Obama from an Iranian perspective. An interview conducted in excellent English. (Video, 5 min 52 sec)

Comedian Jon Stewart analyzes how well Clinton, McCain and Obama did at AIPAC in currying favor with its members earlier this month (Video, 5 min 23 sec)

More than 7,000 people from all 50 states attended AIPAC’s 2008 Policy Conference, held from June 2-4, 2008 in Washington, DC. Attendees, many of whom also spoke before the crowd, included Barack Obama, HIllary Clinton, John McCain, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, House Republican Leader John Boehner, Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Dennis Ross (Middle East expert), Elizabeth Cheney (former deputy secretary of state for Near East Affairs) and Rep. Howard Berman (D-CA, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee). AIPAC’s Gala Banquet was attended by nearly half of Congress. As part of the conference, more than 5,000 Policy Conference delegates went to the Capitol for some 500 congressional lobbying appointments. This year's AIPAC Conference was the largest ever.