Posts Tagged “9/11”

Prosecute Saudis, then prosecute US Soldiers, too

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Prosecute Saudis, then prosecute US Soldiers, too

If we prosecute Saudis can we prosecute US Soldiers? 15 years after the September 11 terrorist attacks and American officials continue to play politics with war crimes. Congress allows prosecution of Saudis for 9/11 under legislation approved this week, but when will they allow the prosecution of American soldiers who engaged in war crimes in Iraq…

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9/11: We will never forget, but will we ever learn?

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9/11: We will never forget, but will we ever learn?

Anger and emotion following the terrorist attacks after Sept. 11, 2001 prevented most Americans from thinking with reason and common sense back then. But as time goes on, more and more Americans are recognizing that our failure to act responsibly after 9/11 has helped create a much more dangerous world, not a safer one. We will…

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Desert Diplomat: Inside Saudi Arabia Following 9/11

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Desert Diplomat: Inside Saudi Arabia Following 9/11

Book Release: Former Saudi Ambassador Robert W. Jordan published a new book Desert Diplomat on Saudi Arabia after 9/11. An inside look at US-Saudi diplomacy at a crucial time in American history In the spring of 2001 George W. Bush selected Dallas attorney Robert W. Jordan as the ambassador to Saudi Arabia. After the attacks…

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Forever Young with Bob Dylan and Frank Sinatra

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Forever Young with Bob Dylan and Frank Sinatra

By Eileen Fleming [Orlando, Fl.] Bob Dylan rolls through my territory this Sunday marking my first event at Walt Disney Theater’s Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and Dylan’s 27th year of his Never Ending Tour. From August 15, 2002 until April 19, 2012, Dylan was introduced at the beginning of every concert with…

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Gospel of Happiness, Bob Dylan and 911

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Gospel of Happiness, Bob Dylan and 911

By Eileen Fleming   Bob Dylan’s grandmother taught him that happiness is not the road to anything. She said it is the road. In 1988, Dylan began his Never Ending Tour and at 73 years young is releasing Shadows in the Night this February 3. Bob gave 50,000 CDs of the album to a group…

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Arab American Veterans, PTSD and YIN Yoga

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Arab American Veterans, PTSD and YIN Yoga

Arab American Veterans, PTSD and YIN Yoga By Eileen Fleming EXCLUSIVE to The Arab Daily News Arab American Muslim and Christians began serving in the U.S. military beginning in the American Revolution. A 1924 study by Princeton professor Philip Hitti found that 13,965 Arab Americans served in World War I. Professor Hitti claims that a…

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