The New York Times continues to blame only Israel for the deadly consequences of the Gaza blockade-running flotilla. In an editorial today entitled “A Credible Investigation,” the Times joins the loud chorus of hypocrites demanding an “international” investigation of Israel’s actions.
The images showing Israeli commandos on the floor of the Turkish ship being repeatedly beaten by groups of passengers [...]
Yesterday I blogged that:
the next step for the Obama administration will be to line up against the continuation of the Gaza blockade.
This morning, I woke up to read on the front page of The New York Times that the White House has wasted no time taking that next step:
The Obama administration considers Israel’s blockade of Gaza to [...]
The Obama administration continues to push Israel under the bus.
Last week, it agreed to language in the final outcome document of the United Nations’ Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Review Conference that mentions only Israel – not Iran - in the context of demanding a nuclear-free Middle East. And at the UN Security Council this past weekend, the Obama [...]
The United Nations Security Council wasted no time meeting in special emergency session yesterday regarding Israel’s commando operation against the flotilla of ships seeking to break the blockade of Gaza, resulting in the death of at least 9 people aboard one of the six ships in the flotilla. The New York Times reported that Israel faced [...]
The New York Times editorializes today that
There doesn’t seem to be anything terribly unethical about the White House offer of an unpaid advisory position to Joe Sestak if he would bow out of the Pennsylvania Democratic primary, in which he later defeated Senator Arlen Specter.
The Times‘ only criticism of the offer was that it was an [...]
On the Friday before a long holiday weekend, the White House issued a statement admitting that President Obama’s chief of staff Rahm Emanuel arranged for former President Bill Clinton to ask Representative Joe Sestak if he would consider dropping out of Pennsylvania’s Democratic Senate primary. Mention was made in their discussion of Sestak’s possible appointment [...]
President Obama would have us believe that his administration has been in charge from Day 1, addressing the catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. He said at his first solo White House press conference in nearly a year that:
I take responsibility. It is my job to make sure that everything is done to shut [...]
Joe Klein is taking a break from his usual attacks on Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin to go after a former Bush administration official for daring to criticize President Obama. Posting on “Swampland,” the blog of pro-Obama Time Magazine, Klein couldn’t handle this truthful remark about the Obama administration by Pete Wehner, whom Klein childishly refers to as the “Bush Assistant [...]