November 03, 2001
The CIA's Wall Street connections
Transcript of interview with Michael C. Ruppert
On September 29, The San Francisco Chronicle reported that investors had yet to collect more than $2.5 million in profits they made in trading options in the stock of United Airlines before the Sept 11 terrorist attacks. The uncollected money raises suspicions that the unidentified investors had advance knowledge of the attacks.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating high levels of short sales and purchases of "put" options, on the stocks of United Airlines and American Airlines in the three business days before the attacks. Short sales and put options are bets that a stock will fall in price. Full Article
Who Rules America
By the Research Staff of National Vanguard Books
There is no greater power in the world today than that wielded by the manipulators of public opinion in America. No king or pope of old, no conquering general or high priest ever disposed of a power even remotely approaching that of the few dozen men who control America's mass media of news and entertainment.
Their power is not distant and impersonal; it reaches into every home in America, and it works its will during nearly every waking hour. It is the power that shapes and molds the mind of virtually every citizen, young or old, rich or poor, simple or sophisticated. Full Article
If looks could kill
By Gamil Mattar Al-Ahram
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In a meeting with a congressional committee, the US secretary of state spoke of the need to improve America's image abroad. So too did a former US ambassador to Cairo, who accused the Egyptian press of inciting anti- American feelings, but added that the US image abroad was indeed in trouble. It is amazing that officials of such seniority, whose work has brought some of them into close contact with this region, have only now realised the extent to which the US's image has deteriorated in this part of the world -- whether, as some claim, due to the deliberate efforts of the Arab media or due to foreign policies and behaviour that have struck many analysts as tailor-made for damaging the US image abroad. Full Article