Sunday, September 25, 2011

Suggest reading: The Terrorism Issue That Wasn’t Discussed

by Gareth Porter


In the commentary on the tenth anniversary of 9/11, the news and infotainment media have predictably framed the discussion by the question of how successful the CIA and the military have been in destroying al Qaeda.  Absent from the torrent of opinion and analysis was any mention of how the U.S. military occupation of Muslim lands and wars that continue to kill Muslim civilians fuel jihadist sentiment that will keep the threat of terrorism high for many years to come.

More: http://www.commondreams.org/view/2011/09/12