German Protestors Mark 9/11 by Denouncing “Inside Job,” “Reichstag Fire”

Posted by John Rosenthal

One could well believe that 9/11 “trutherism” is largely a thing of the past. The main target of the “9/11 truth movement” was always, after all, the supposedly nefarious cabal otherwise known as the Bush administration. With the end of President Bush’s second term, the “movement” had lost its very raison d’être. In the meanwhile, [...]

Who is the “EU Person”? TFTP Re-Starts Under Anonymous European Oversight

Posted by John Rosenthal

Late last month, EU Home Affairs commissioner Cecilia Malmström announced the resumption of the Terrorist Finance Tracking Program (TFTP), under which American counterterror investigators have consulted and analyzed selected data on international bank transactions originating in Europe. The resumption of the program had been held up by the need for the EU to appoint a [...]

The Saracen and the Jews

Posted by John Rosenthal

Another interview and another controversy for Thilo Sarrazin, the embattled board member of the German Bundesbank. Last autumn, Sarrazin found himself embroiled in controversy and accused of racism following the publication of a wide-ranging interview in which he questioned the capacity for integration of Muslim immigrants in Germany. Now, Sarrazin has done it again. Though [...]