Terrorism is terrorism and it cannot be defined otherwise unless the interests of one party tilt the scale in disfavor of another and the dichotomization of the terrorists in Syria into good and bad by the West casts doubt on its claim on democracy.
The three branches of our government have united to destroy US civil liberties in the name of a hoax, "the war on terror." Even if the US were overrun with terrorists, how could they harm us more than our government has harmed us by destroying the US Constitution?
The White House quickly obeyed the summons from the Israel Lobby. President Obama announced that he is "fully supportive" of Israel's assault on Gaza. Ben Rhodes, White House deputy national security adviser, told the media on November 17 that the White House "wants the same thing as the Israelis want."
"When the idea of moving to Liberty was proposed, the majority of guys thought that they would finally go to another place in which they would no more be limited and controlled and they would be able to have access to the outside world...but, we didn't know that the Rajavis intended to build another Ashraf in Liberty." said Majid Mohammadi, former member of the MKO fled Camp Liberty earlier this year.
"I am confident that Zionists are goners and the world will be freed from their existence and justice will be established," Ahmadinejad said on Friday.
It's interesting to compare the positions of President Obama and Ayatollah Khamenei using their own words. Quotes follow from an Obama interview and Ayatollah Khamanei's speech.
Alexander Cockburn, the co-editor of the political newsletter Counterpunch, has died in Berlin at the age of 71 after a secret battle with cancer.
Terrorism in our time is the manifestation of Nihilism, which is of requires of the novel and modernized world and one can find a symbol of it in all aspects of today's world. Even one can say that in the current situation terrorists and nihilists, who have arisen from non-Western ethnics and cultures, have taken their Nihilism from the West and regrettably this has been their major share of Modernity.