9/11-19 — BuzzMachine – Politics Article

I didn’t realize how affected I have been by the trauma of COVID-19 until today, when the death toll in America passed that of 9/11, when the cumulative stress of seeing medical workers suffer and scientists wonder and politicians bungle piled too high, when I found myself snapping for no good reason, when the pain of uncertainty returned. On 9/11, I was at the World Trade Center, feeling the heat of the jets’ impact, seeing lives lost, overcome by the debris…

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Fox News is now a threat to national security, with guest Garrett Graff – Politics Article

Home News Fox News is now a threat to national security, with guest Garrett Graff In today’s UnPresidented podcast, journalist Garrett Graff is back to talk about his recent article, “Fox News Is Now a Threat to National Security.” We also spend some time at the end of the podcast discussing Garrett’s newest book, “The only plane in the sky, an oral history of 9/11,” that’s based on a fascinating article that Garrett wrote for Politico a while back. This…

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Pence’s Tweets about Iran’s Soleimani and 9/11 Hijackers – Politics Article

Vice President Mike Pence in the U.S. Capitol, December 17, 2019 (Tom Brenner/Reuters) Mike Pence tweeted out a series of justifications for the U.S. drone attack on Iranian general Qasem Soleimani. Here is one of the last reasons he offered: Assisted in the clandestine travel to Afghanistan of 10 of the 12 terrorists who carried out the September 11 terrorist attacks in the United States. — Mike Pence (@Mike_Pence) January 3, 2020 The tweet instantly sparked outrage on social media,…

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