The Truth Sometimes Hurts

The British media are treating the terror attacks on Spain and America very differently. This may come as a great shock to most Americans —— specifically those who remember Tony Blair and his 'shoulder to shoulder' speech after 9/11. But having studied the UK's left—sided media output over the last two days since the awful terrorist attack in Madrid, it's hard not to come to the conclusion that 9/11 and 3/11 are being viewed in very dissimilar perspective by much of the British press.   A good example of this inconsistency can be demonstrated by comparing the BBC's Question Time program aired the night before last —— the evening of the Madrid attacks —— and the same program aired two days after 9/11, two and a half years ago. For those of you who are not familiar with Question Time, it's a live studio debate with a panel consisting of commentators and politicians, and of course a handpicked (read loaded) audience.   Let's...(Read Full Article)