Monday, September 9, 2002 Radio Show
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A major Palestinian figure - former editor of PA newspaper and minister in Arafat regime - strongly criticizes Arafat and the Palestinians for rejecting the Camp David deal which offered the Palestinians a state with only "minor border modifications." So much for the lies spread about Israel's only offering "disconnected Bantustans" to the Palestinians.
1. Norman Mailer's comments in London Times about his fears of American patriotism. This is the man who had a murderer released from prison because the man was a literary talent - and once released the man then murdered a waiter in Greenwich Village. Norman Mailer has been wrong on just about every major moral issue of his life. He is another alienated intellectual who fears the non-alienated, like Americans who show their flag.
2. The Democratic leadership now calls for the congressional vote on invading Iraq to take place in a few months - i.e. after the November elections. The Democrats do not want to have to take a stand on war against Iraq and then face the voters.
The networks have largely decided not to show the images of the planes crashing into the World Trade Center on their 9-11 coverage. Why not show these images? Aren't we in a war?