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Senator Bob Graham: Bush and Cheney Made Sure Plot Not Exposed

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Originally published at The Real News Network by Paul Jay on 9/11/16

Paul Jay interviews Senator Bob Graham, former head of the Senate Intelligence Committee and co-chair of the Joint Inquiry into Intelligence Community Activities before and after the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001, eight weeks after the release …

The Long-Hidden Saudi-9/11 Trail


Originally published at Common Dreams by Kristen Breitweiser on 7/16/16

The U.S. government and mainstream media are playing down the long-hidden 9/11 chapter on official Saudi connections to Al Qaeda’s hijackers, hoping most Americans won’t read it themselves, as 9/11 widow Kristen Breitweiser observes.

First and foremost, here is what …

FOIA lawsuit disputes 9-11 Review Commission effort to discredit sensational FBI report

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Originally published at the FloridaBulldog.org by Dan Christensen on 6/16/16

Two blue ribbon government panels on 9/11, two approaches to public accountability.

The 9/11 Commission held a dozen public hearings before issuing its 567-page report to the nation in 2004. While many of its records remain classified, the commission also …

Russ Baker Goes In-Depth on the ‘28 Pages’

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Originally published at WhoWhatWhy.Org by Russ Baker on 5/5/16

In this podcast with radio host Peter Boyles, WhoWhatWhy founder and editor-in-chief Russ Baker assesses the congressional 9/11 inquiry’s suppressed 28 pages dealing with indications of Saudi ties to the alleged hijackers.

Russ Baker is an award-winning investigative journalist and the …

Saudi officials were ‘supporting’ 9/11 hijackers, commission member says

Former Republican member of the 9/11 commission John Lehman

Originally published at The Guardian by Philip Shenon on 5/12/16

A former Republican member of the 9/11 commission, breaking dramatically with the commission’s leaders, said Wednesday he believes there was clear evidence that Saudi government employees were part of a support network for the 9/11 hijackers and that the Obama …

Why Saudi Ties to 9/11 Mean US Ties to 9/11

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Originally published at Washington’s Blog by Kevin Ryan on 9/27/15

Media interest in Saudi Arabian connections to the crimes of 9/11 has centered on calls for the release of the 28 missing pages from the Joint Congressional Inquiry’s report. However, those calls focus on the question of hijacker financing and …

The Cutting Edge: But, but, bin Laden died in 2001, didn’t he??!

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Originally published at Nafeez Ahmed’s Blog by Nafeez Ahmed on 7/15/15

Last month, I broke an exclusive in-depth investigation into the real story behind the bin Laden raid, based entirely on open sources available in the public record, including some pioneering journalistic investigations by others, official records, and declassified documents.My

Explosive Saudi 9/11 Evidence Still Ignored By Media

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Originally published at WhoWhatWhy.org by Russ Baker on 2/6/15

On Monday, attorneys representing victims of the 9/11 attacks filed papers alleging substantial Saudi financial support for Al Qaeda and terrorism, including a plan to shoot down Air Force One. This Saudi support supposedly continued up to shortly before 9/11. Donors …

The Saudi Role and the Hidden 9/11 Report Pages

Photo of President George W. Bush meets with Prince Bandar bin Sultan

Originally published at Newsweek by Jeff Stein on 1/7/15

Since the early days after the Sept. 11 attacks, when news emerged that most of the airline hijackers came from Saudi Arabia, dark allegations have lingered about official Saudi ties to the terrorists. Fueling the suspicions: 28 still-classified pages in a …