Clarke: Why is Al Qaeda still active?
Following the foiled terrorist attacks, the Bush administration has gone on the propaganda offensive, with a lot of help from its minions in the U.S. media. While the War on Terror rhetoric is being grandly reinforced, it is important to note that this latest threat just highlights the incompetence of the administration and its failure to defeat Al Qaeda.
Thankfully, we have Richard Clarke, former counter-terrorism chief, to point out this obvious fact while speaking on World News with Charles Gibson:
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Ã¢â‚¬Â¦It's Al Qaeda or a variation of Al Qaeda. And what today's plot reminds us, is that five years after 9/11, the United States has not eliminated Al Qaeda. We eliminated Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan in under four years, but five years into this war against Al Qaeda, they're out there, still plotting major attacks against the United States.Ã¢â‚¬ÂIn this clip, Clarke goes on to further derail the Bush propaganda...