The first move of a totalitarian is to disarm Â law abiding citizens:
“You’d think that if a congresswoman got shot in the head, that would have changed Congress’ views.” thanks to Weasel Zippers
Why did the NYPD only spy on Shiite mosques? They should have spies in every mosque!
To date, theÂ New York TimesÂ has published at least ten articles (op-eds disguised as news, real op-eds, letters) about the filmÂ The Third Jihad,Â which first appeared in 2009.Â TheÂ NYT-dominated campaign led to coverage in theÂ Washington Post,Â theÂ Wall Street Journal, Fox News, and other mainstream mediaÂ venues.
Ordinarily, this would be very good news for the filmmakers. More than three years later and so much publicity â€” and yet, the price for so many negative film reviews involves being demonized and erroneously portrayed. In theÂ NYT, the backers of the film are referred to asÂ “deep pocketed”Â pro-Israelis, wealthy and/or religiousÂ philanthropists, whoÂ “have opposed a full return of the West Bank to Palestinians.”
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