A Blind Eye for Hamas’ Victims


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Where is the world’s outrage about the killing of Manee Singmueangphon, a Thai migrant worker, by a Gaza rocket?

Geert Wilders’ Witness List Cut Down To Three In Medieval Amsterdam Trial


The fix is in at the Amsterdam Criminal Court.  Today, the Judges hearing the Inciting to Hatred trial (read that: No more political free speech in the Netherlands – ever) of Dutch Parliamentarian Geert Wilders slashed the number of witnesses he may call to testify in his defense from 18 to three.  It’s all right [...]

“Profiling” Shouldn’t Be a Dirty Word


Hot off the heels of his brilliant case against considering the War on Terror a “war,” the Daily Beast’s Peter Beinart argues against conservative calls for racial & religious profiling in the wake of the attempted Christmas Day terrorist attack, since profiling is “not only ugly, but counterproductive”:
With Pavlovian predictability, right wing pundits greet terror [...]

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