Tag Archive for Terrorism

Can a confederation help solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

The Israeli-Palestinian Confederation, The Levantine Cultural Center, and The Cousins Club of Orange County is presenting a panel titled “Can a confederation help solve the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict” this Saturday in Yorba Linda. Here are the details: CAN A CONFEDERATION HELP SOLVE THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT? THE DEBATE PANEL WILL INCLUDE: BLASE BONPANE, news commentator and host…

Steel Magnolias

Hillary Clinton called it a “vast right-wing conspiracy.” Conservatives call it “message discipline.” Others call it the “right-wing noise machine.” Here at TheLiberalOC.com we call it “crap.” And from time to time, we will bring their swill to you in our forum called… Shawn, can I call you Shawn? No, OK, Mr. Steel.  I read…

CAIR Condemns Bin Laden’s Praise For 9/11 Hijacker

To all those like State Assemblyman Chuck DeVore, and former GOP Chair Shawn Steel who continually assert that all Muslims support terrorism and that the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) supports terrorists and terrorism, I present to you the CAIR response to the latest video from boogeyman Osama Bin Laden. WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/11/07) – The Council…

An Excerpt from Susan Faludi’s New Book, “The Terror Dream”

Author Susan Faludi examines what 9/11 did to our nation’s psyche.  Here’s a powerful excerpt: Throughout the fall of 2001, the media attempted to position the assault on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon as a reprise of Pearl Harbor, a new “day of infamy” that would reinvigorate our World War II ethic of…

9/11: Six Years of Terror

On Tuesday morning September 11, 2001 at least 2,973 people died in the worst terrorist attack on American soil. In response to these attacks, the people of the United States along with the international community joined together in a commitment to condemn and fight terrorism.  Six years later, the memories of the lives lost on…

The New Republican Holiday

I remember one of Ronald Reagan’s speeches, where he said “We (Republicans) see every day as if it’s the Fourth of July.  Democrats see every day as April 15th.”  Just one more reason why I never cared for Ronaldn Reagan as president even though I admire his sense of optimism about this country.  This optimism…