Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Daily Geez August 27, 2013

Daily Geez August 27, 2013



2. About Adam Syed 9-11 truther

3. About Kevin James Barrett Iran Apologist

4. Train attacks, accidents, terrorism and sabotage

5. America's Survival: Washington Post Denies Muslim Brotherhood Behind Attacks on Christians

6. Snowden Revealed To Be Russian Spy


  • 9-11 anti-semitism: told the Free Beacon that “not a single Jew” was killed during the 9/11 attacks. Alam apologized for his comments
  • Birthplace: MD Alam was born and raised in Bangladesh where he earned two bachelor’s degrees—one in biology and the other in political science. 
  • Constitutionalist For Jihad: “It is time to speak out and reject the destruction of the Constitution of the United States of America. The neocons were able to shred the Constitution because they succeeded, temporarily at least, in making us afraid of each other. 
  • Hamas: Some of Alam’s comrades are supporters of Viva Palestina, an organization with close ties to Hamas
  • Iran: PressTV contributor Kevin James Barrett, listed by the Anti-Defamation League as one of the leading promoters of anti-Semitic 9/11 conspiracy theories
  • Military: Following his move to the US, Alam joined the US Army and served in both Afghanistan and Iraq. He also worked as a certified language interpreter for the Department of Defense.
  • Neocons: The neocons were able to shred the Constitution because they succeeded, temporarily at least, in making us afraid of each other
  • Osama bin Laden:  wife Facebook liked the fan page of Dr. Zakir Naik “If he [Osama bin Laden] is fighting the enemies of Islam, I am for him. If he is terrorizing the terrorists, if he is terrorizing America the terrorist, the biggest terrorist, I am with him. 
  • Wife: Afroza Alam Tuli since 1996 and the couple have two children. Afroza also hails from Bangladesh

3. About Kevin James Barrett Iran Apologist
listed by the Anti-Defamation League as one of the leading promoters of anti-Semitic 9/11 conspiracy theories.  Barrett, who spouts the usual Jewish blood libels, has asserted that the United States and Israel have pushed a genocidal war on Islam and targeted Muslims worldwide.  In the video, he claims to have contact with 9/11 Truthers and Nation of Islam (NOI) members.  Barrett recommends that the group focus on involving African-Americans and notes that NOI is ‘one of the best organized groups out there.’  He refers to Louis Farrakhan and his close relationship with Imam Siraj Wahhaj, a radical Islamist member of CAIR, an unindicted co-conspirator in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing who advocates the replacement of the U.S. government with an Islamic caliphate under sharia.”

4. Train Accidents, Attacks and Sabotage

  • Sabotage caused  a `runaway' Union Pacific train in Cozad, Nebraska, on December 4, 1996 (Railway age)
  • May 15, 2001 CSX 8888 Runaway an accidental unmanned runaway CSX Transportation freight train in the U.S. state of Ohio in 2001. Locomotive #8888, an EMD SD40-2, was pulling a train of 47 cars including some loaded with hazardous chemicals. Driver who was never identified stepped out of train to adjust switch, but could not get back on. Train ran uncontrolled for two hours at up to 51 miles per hour (82 km/h).[1] It was finally halted by a railroad crew in a second locomotive, which caught the runaway and coupled to the rear car.[2] The incident inspired the 2010 motion picture Unstoppable
  • February 2004, French found and safely detonated a home-made bomb planted on a railway line north of Lomiges. A  group had threatened to bomb the railways
  • November 1, 2008 In western France overhead power lines were apparently shot out by vandals, causing delays for passengers.
  • November 8, 2008 Four rail attacks in France sabotaged TGV lines by hooking bars across 25,000 volt power cables, delaying 20,000 passengers on  160 trains.
  • November 9, 2008 In France, two concrete slabs were placed across railroad tracks which were hit at 150 kph, sustaining some damage but stayed on tracks with some delay. No passengers were injured. Arrests were carried out in three cities by members of France's anti-terrorist police force
  • May 28, 2010 The Jnaneswari Express derailment occurred on 28 May 2010 in the West Midnapore district of West Bengal, India. Sabotage was caused by both a bomb and removal of clips from the track, resulting in  to the train's derailment onto tracks where it  was hit by another oncoming freight train killing at least 141 passengers. Police initially blamed Maoists,but found posters of the PCPA (People's Committee against Police Atrocities) claiming responsibility at the site. The PCPA  abducted a railway contractor and four of his workers to remove essential clips from a stretch of tracks.
  • Jun 15, 2011 Amtrak Steps Up Security Following Iowa Train Sabotage (abc)Someone tried to derail a train carrying highly flammable ethanol Sunday in Iowa with a  lock was cut off a track switch box, and the track was "gapped open" about 2 inches. On Capitol Hill Amtrak Chief of Police John O'Connor said threats against rail transportation are very real and noted the recent event  was just after the May death of [Osama] bin Laden.
  • February 26, 2012. In Burlington, Ontario, Canada a VIA train passenger train derailed as it travelled too fast to switch tracks, resulting in deaths of the 3 engineers (2 very experienced) in the locomotive and 46 injuries. Investigators are looked for signs of sabotage and why they did not slow for the switch.
  • May 25, 2012 In Bristol UK (guardian) Anarchists claim responsibility for railway signalling sabotage  Signalling cable was destroyed by arson. The group – calling itself the Informal Anarchist Federation vowed to "hurt the national image and paralyse the economy however we can".
  • April 2, 2013 In Bangladesh sabotage derails a train in Comilla injuring 20 people. 3 are arrested on April 18
  • April 3, 2013 In Bogra, Bangladesh locals found that the Islamist terrorist group Islami Chatra Shibir had sabotaged a railway at 3:00 AM by removing over a hundred clips over a half-kilometer section of track. It took five hours to restore service.
  • April 22, 2013 In Canada Royal Canadian Mounted arrested militant Islamists Chiheb Esseghaier and Raed Jaser who planned to derail a Toronto passenger train in a plot backed by 'al-Qaida elements' in Iran Guardian
  • April 29, 2013 Canada None injured as train derails over washed out section of track in Saskatchewan which was apparently caused by a recent rush of water under the tracks.
  • May 9, 2013 Chemical Train Explosion: In southern Russia, an onboard fire and explosion on freight train carrying chemicals and oil products hurls parts of a railcar high into an upper floor of an apartment building, injuring 27 (no dead)  69 railcars carrying sodium chloride, gasoline, fuel oil, propane and other goods derailed following an onboard fire in the Rostov-on-Don region, around 1,000km south of Moscow.A criminal investigation has been launched into possible safety breaches.
  • May 17, 2013 Bridgeport Connecticut, USA: An eastbound passenger train derailed and was struck by westbound train near Bridgeport during evening rush hour. 70 were injured and tracks were torn up which will require lengthy repairs in an important rail corridor. Officials announced they will not initially determine a probable cause or  speculate on what may have caused the accident. NBCnews.com commenters are convinced it is just  another train wreck or “drug ingested operators”.  Gov. Dannel Malloy said appeared to be an accident rather than an act of sabotage.
  • May 19, 2013 an Amtrak train derailment blocked the Metra commuter train tracks near Chicago for a few hours, there were no injuries. No cause was given in press accounts.
  • June 17, 2013 San Francisco Caltrain Standoff At 5PM a man with a knife in his 20s was reported to police who sent in hostage negotiators and a SWAT team. A Caltrain commuter rail train was suddently stopped and evacuated. By 6PM they talked him down from a ledge after he failed to comply with orders. As a result, Caltrain commuter rail was shut down for the evening commute. The man was apparently never identified. 
  • July 6, 2013 The Lac-Mégantic derailment in the Eastern Townships of the Canadian province of Quebec,  the brakes of an unattended 74-car freight train carrying crude oil failed after a mysterious fire, ran away and derailed, resulting in the fire and explosion of multiple tank cars near the town center. Forty-two people are confirmed dead with 5 more missing and presumed dead.[8] More than 30 buildings in the town's centre, roughly half of the downtown area, were destroyed.[2] Initial newspaper reports described a 1 km blast radius.[9]  It is the deadliest rail disaster in Canada since the St-Hilaire train disaster in 1864
  • July 24, 2013 The Santiago de Compostela derailment occurred  when an Alvia high-speed train travelling from Madrid toFerrol, in the north-west of Spain, derailed at high speed on a curve about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) outside of the railway station atSantiago de Compostela, Spain. Of the 222 people (218 passengers and 4 crew) aboard, around 140 were injured and 79 died.[3]
  • July 29, 2013 – SwitzerlandGranges-près-Marnand train crash – Two passenger trains collided head-on between the towns of Moudon and Payerne, at Granges-pres-Marnand. One driver died and more than 40 are injured. One of the drivers is thought to have disobeyed a switch signal.

5. America's Survival: Washington Post Denies Muslim Brotherhood Behind Attacks on Christians
It is simply disgraceful that the Post editorial writer would base a conclusion of no Muslim Brotherhood involvement in anti-Christian violence on a statement from an anonymous official that flies in the face of all the evidence. No wonder Egyptian-Americans protested outside the paper’s headquarters.
Kristen Chick, Cairo correspondent for The Christian Science Monitor, found more evidence that somehow escaped the notice of the Post.
Here’s what she reported: “At the camp of Morsi supporters near Cairo’s Rabaa El Adawiya square, organized by the Muslim Brotherhood, some speakers on the protest’s stage railed against Christians and their ‘betrayal’ of Egypt. Attacks against Christians spread throughout Egypt, particularly in southern Egypt where the Christian population is large and sectarian violence common.” (emphasis added).
Chick noted that an August 7 statement from 16 Egyptian rights organizations condemned “the rhetoric employed by leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood and their allies which includes clear incitement to violence and religious hatred in order to achieve political gains, regardless of the grave repercussions of such rhetoric for peace in Egypt.”
A subsequent statement by nine other Egyptian rights organizations said, “the Muslim Brotherhood has decided to pursue political violence and terrorism for the time being; instead of engaging in self-criticism and recognizing its failure to maintain the trust of citizens who voted for it, the group seeks to spur the country toward a civil war, a possibility that first reared its head in November” (emphasis added).
“In December,” the statement said, “MB supporters killed their political opponents and tortured others, while Brotherhood leaders began fomenting anti-Christian sectarian incitement. The anti-Coptic incitement and threats continued unabated up to the demonstrations of June 30 and, with the removal of President Morsy on July 3, morphed into sectarian violence, which was sanctioned by the MB, both by their complicit silence and refusal to condemn these crimes and by the continued anti-Coptic rhetoric heard from the group’s leaders on the stage at Rabia al-Adawiya throughout the sit-in…” (emphasis added).
Chick also noted that what appeared to be the authentic Facebook page for the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party in Helwan, south of Cairo, listed accusations against the church, before concluding: “After all this people ask why they burn churches.” The page noted that “burning houses of worship is a crime,” but added: “For every action, there is a reaction.”
Raymond Ibrahim, author of Crucified Again: Exposing Islam's New War in Christiansreports that  al-Qaeda’s Egyptian leader, Ayman al-Zawahiri, a former Brotherhood member, portrayed the overthrow of Mohamed Morsi and the Brotherhood as a “Crusader” campaign led by Coptic Pope Tawadros II.
He said, “The Islamic terrorist organization’s incitement against the Copts is just the latest emanating from Islamists—from the top of the Brotherhood leadership to the bottom of the ‘Muslim street’—and is creating something of an ‘open season’ on Egypt’s Christians.”

Read more: Washington Post Still Defending the Muslim Brotherhood http://www.usasurvival.org/ck08.26.13.html#ixzz2dDXtkhLB
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Posted: 27 Aug 2013 04:22 PM PDT
By: Cliff Kincaid
Accuracy in Media

The media have been given important new information in the case of NSA leaker Edward Snowden and don’t seem to know what to do with it. Snowden has been “outed” by the Russians as their agent.
The Washington Post reports that “Before American fugitive Edward Snowden arrived in Moscow in June—an arrival that Russian officials have said caught them by surprise—he spent several days living at the Russian Consulate in Hong Kong, a Moscow newspaper reported Monday.”
In other words, the Russians were in on the deception all along. It was an example of what the old Soviet KGB called “disinformation.” The Russians wanted people to believe that Snowden was a whistleblower desperately searching for a place to go.
Remember that Russian President Vladimir Putin, a former KGB officer, had even said that if Snowden wanted to stay in Russia, he would have to “stop his activities aimed at inflicting damage to our American partners…” Putin said this sounded “strange” coming from “my lips,” as if he really was concerned about protecting America’s interests.
It was one lie on top of another.
“Until now, Russian officials have said that Snowden’s arrival in Moscow was a surprise, and not entirely welcome,” the Post said. Putin said, “It is true that Mr. Snowden arrived in Moscow, which was completely unexpected for us.”
It was not “unexpected,” since Snowden had been living at the Russian consulate. Snowden sought Russian help and the Russians gave it to him. He became a defector, a Russian agent.
“If true,” CBS News reported, “this would suggest greater Russian involvement in Snowden’s efforts to escape American justice than President Vladimir Putin’s government has acknowledged.” No kidding.
Putin was deceiving the West until they could get their hands on Snowden in Moscow.
These revelations are further evidence of how the Russians play the American media—and some Americans—like violins. It is the subject of the new book, Disinformation: Former Spy Chief Reveals Secret Strategies for Undermining Freedom, Attacking Religion, and Promoting Terrorism.
The Russian paper’s report is confirmation of the fact that Putin lied through his teeth about Snowden’s relationship with Russia and is now boasting about carrying out this monumental deception.
Some liberals are waking up. Progressive analyst Spandan Chakrabarti writes, “Curious choice, don’t you think, for the paragon of government transparency to show up and seek help from one of the most secretive, pro-spying, anti-free speech and anti-free press governments on earth?”
The blogger went on, “Given Snowden’s contact with the Russians well before he arrived at Moscow, to what extent is the pretend-whistleblower a cover for someone who perhaps was actually interested in selling American intelligence to Russia? This is an even more pertinent question, since RT—the Kremlin-funded ‘news’ agency—has been particularly supportive of Snowden. When the global propaganda arm of the Russian government takes up your cause, it means that you’re valuable to Russia, and the only question is how that ‘value’ is subject to being ‘cashed in.’”
Referring to the colors of the Russian flag, he concluded, “I guess Snowden is red, white, and blue after all, just of some different stripes.”