AIPAC Hitman, Alan Dershowitz, Calls Bishop Desmond Tutu a Racist and a Bigot

… and for simply telling the truth about the illegal occupation of Palestine, “Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel said the Iranian president should ‘be arrested and charged with incitement for genocide, which is a crime against humanity.’

No crimes against humanity charges for indiscriminate bombing of a confined population… no crimes against humanity charges for keeping 1.5 million people in the worlds largest open air prison simply because they voted the wrong way… no crimes against humanity charge for killing 400+ children with flachettes and White Phosphorus munitions… no crimes against humanity charges for their illegal settlements and check-points or their slave wage paying “settlement enterprise zone” factory jobs…

No, they want to bring “crimes against humanity” charges against someone for simply telling the truth.

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Prosecutors Considering Dropping Espionage Charges Against Former AIPAC Lobbyists

(… wow…)

by Jerry Markon,  Washington Post

Federal prosecutors are considering whether to drop the charges against two former pro-Israel lobbyists accused of violating the Espionage Act, law enforcement sources and lawyers close to the case said today.

The review comes amid reports that Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.) was overheard on federal wiretaps allegedly promising to intervene with the Bush administration on behalf of the two lobbyists. The sources said the prospect of dropping the charges is unrelated to the disclosures about Harman’s alleged role.

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Bank bailout may hurt taxpayers, be open to fraud

Inspector general cites potential flaws in bank bailout, urges Treasury to adopt safeguards

by Jim Kuhnhenn, AP

Taxpayers are increasingly exposed to losses and the government is more vulnerable to fraud under Obama administration initiatives that have created a federal bank bailout program of “unprecedented scope,” a government report finds.

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EXCLUSIVE: Senator’s husband cashes in on crisis

by Chuck Neubauer, Washington Times

On the day the new Congress convened this year, Sen. Dianne Feinstein introduced legislation to route $25 billion in taxpayer money to a government agency that had just awarded her husband’s real estate firm a lucrative contract to sell foreclosed properties at compensation rates higher than the industry norms.

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Obama’s adviser in Trinidad: the real face of “change”

(The real face of Obama’s “change”: A Clintonista retread with prior connections to the CIA/Nixon installed dictator Augusto Pinochet and Apartheid South Africa, Jeffrey Davidow.)

by Bill Van Auken, WSWS

One telling measure of the real nature of the “change” that Obama is bringing to US-Latin American relations is the selection of his chief adviser for the Trinidad summit, Jeffrey Davidow.

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