Just weeks after Patrick Buchanan, the author and commentator whose career has been plagued by charges of anti-Semitism, accused Mitt Romney of falling prey to hawkish, pro-Israel adviser Dan Senor, Maureen Dowd of the New York Times has regurgitated the charge. Dowd’s column immediately drew criticism from some New York media that the 60-year-old columnist was …
A mounting body of evidence suggests that a low-budget film about Islam and Muhammad was not the primary motive behind a series of violent attacks on U.S. embassies abroad, contradicting reports from multiple media outlets that stated otherwise, according to foreign policy experts.
A senior military adviser to Iranian Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that Israel had brought itself “one step away from the cemetery,” according to Reuters.
A former Obama adviser has rejoined a green energy advocacy group as a vice president, raising questions about the propriety of a former White House official working to influence the White House, according to reports.
A Pentagon spokesperson refused to categorically state that U.S. Marines in Egypt have been authorized to carry live ammunition, raising questions about the administration’s denial of reports indicating that the Marines were not carrying live ammo when the U.S. Embassy in Cairo was sieged by rioters.
While the U.S. media focuses on GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s reaction to the attacks on American embassies across the Middle East, the international media has focused its attention on the actual president, Barack Obama.
Priorities USA co-founder Bill Burton repeated Friday the big lie: that Democratic donors don’t ask for anything in return. But the claim by the “money bunny” was quickly rebutted by MSNBC host Alex Wagner and the New York Times’ Nick Confessore, who reported on and published a list of the top fundraisers for Obama’s campaign earlier this week.
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association, a public sector union, has emerged as the second-largest donor to Democratic Super PACs, including donating $1 million to President Barack Obama’s Priorities USA, reports the Wall Street Journal.