Reading Time: 20 minutes WhoWhatWhy has found evidence linking the Saudi royal family to Saudis in South Florida who reportedly had direct contact with the 9/11 hijackers before fleeing the United States just prior to the attacks.
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Reading Time: 2 minutes Who has the most far-out view of terrorist attacks, an astronaut or a State Representative? Plus a computer that actually believes what it reads in the newspapers….and making the most of a bad situation
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Reading Time: 2 minutes A California public water utility is sneaking out phony news designed to make it look good. If one publicly-funded entity tried this, can it be the only one? Don’t bet on it.
Reading Time: 1 minute WhoWhatWhy editor Russ Baker discusses what’s really going on in Libya—and what NATO and the corporate media won’t tell you about the real motives behind the effort to remove Muammar Qaddafi.
Reading Time: 1 minute Russ talks Libya with KGO-San Francisco radio host Peter B. Collins
Reading Time: 2 minutes Some “nutty” ideas tried years ago by “wild and crazy” Latin American mayors might offer inspiration for a world seeking urban reinvention. Watch this documentary.
Reading Time: 18 minutes Forget the “humanitarian crisis” that justified the NATO bombing that helped destroy Qaddafi’s regime. It was always about oil and other strategic issues. And the rebels were a wholly owned subsidiary of West, Inc. Here’s the evidence.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Here’s an exploration of an aspect of Arab Spring that hasn’t been properly discussed: Whether skyrocketing food prices underlie the public’s anger that led to the spate of uprisings.
Reading Time: 1 minute WhoWhatWhy editor Russ Baker interviewed on KSFR, Santa Fe, New Mexico, in anticipation of his August 27 appearance in town. Listen to Audio Mp3
Reading Time: 2 minutes Here are a few videos to get you scratching your head, if not other parts of your body.
Reading Time: 1 minute Robert Wolf and his bank are extreme examples of the gaming of the system at the expense of the rest of us. Despite the bad signals it sends, President Obama has golfed with Wolf on his two previous Martha’s Vineyard vacations. Will he go for three?
Reading Time: 1 minute We saw this documentary recently and highly recommend—watch and decide who you think did what, and whether they really constitute a threat to our society.
Reading Time: 25 minutes Was The New Yorker’s gripping moment-by-moment account of the Abbottabad operation that killed Osama bin Laden great journalism—or the ultimate spin job?
Reading Time: 1 minute Here’s a trailer for the documentary about Bill Hicks, the late comedian and social critic who really opened people’s eyes. We could use a Bill Hicks right about now.
Reading Time: 5 minutes The “let’s-vilify-government-any-way-we-can” crowd goes after lifeguard compensation. Even the lifesavers aren’t safe from the madness.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Sometimes, to get a really clear perspective on things, we need to turn to a comedian. Unfortunately, we can’t get updates from the dear, departed George Carlin. But a lot of his work comes off as if it were written yesterday. Such it is with this 2005 routine…
Reading Time: 3 minutes Do we listen to “Lord Monckton” on climate change because he knows what he’s talking about, or because of his title? And what’s that title about, anyway?
Reading Time: 1 minute Host Judith Regan, who worked for Rupert Murdoch, gets Russ’s assessment of her former boss.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The New York Times is back with its latest installment in the cover-up of the Kennedy Assassination.