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Another Day in the Empire

Another Day in the Empire: "In particular, note the completely and utterly shameful fear-mongering and propaganda pedaling—and censorship of research debunking the junk science of global warming—attributed to the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change at 56 minutes into this excellent documentary. "

Inside America's powerful Israel lobby

Inside America's powerful Israel lobby
"The sleeping giant of Christian Zionism has awoken!" Hagee proclaimed, taking the microphone at the opening dinner reception on Sunday. The electrified crowd -- most of it Jewish -- roared in support, pounding on the tables. Hagee went on to declare the United Nations a "political brothel" and asserted that Israel must never give up land. He agreed with Israeli writer Dore Gold that granting part of Jerusalem to the Palestinians would be "tantamount to turning it over to the Taliban." And, after rebuking Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, he led the crowd in a chant of "Israel lives!" urging them to "shout it from the mountaintops!"