Bin Laden is Dead; Long Live “Bin Laden”

Osama Bin Laden

Who’s keeping the terror myth alive?

In the trigger-happy post-9/11 world, the favoured way to instigate a war is to demand that the designated “evildoer” prove a negative.

Iraq was invaded because it couldn’t prove that it didn’t have WMDs. Iran is under constant threat of attack unless it can demonstrate that it’s not seeking nuclear weapons. And now Pakistan is being chastised for allegedly harbouring Osama bin Laden–who in all probability has been dead and buried for eight years.

Questioning Pakistan’s willingness to pursue bin Laden and other al-Qaeda leaders, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton last year told a group of Pakistani editors, “I find it hard to believe that nobody in your government knows where they are and couldn’t get them if they really wanted to.” And in a recent interview with Fox News, Clinton charged that “elements” of the Pakistani government know where Bin Laden is hiding.

But what if bin Laden is not hiding in Pakistan? What if he’s been dead since December 2001? How then does Islamabad prove that some of its government officials are not concealing his whereabouts?

While the mainstream media rarely if ever question the belief that bin Laden is still alive, some cracks have been appearing in the consensus. In a September 11, 2009 piece in Britain’s Daily Mail, Sue Reid wondered, “What if everything we have seen or heard of him on video and audio tapes since the early days after 9/11 is a fake-and that he is being kept ‘alive’ by the Western allies to stir up support for the war on terror?”

An even more prominent sceptic is UPI Editor at Large Arnaud de Borchgrave whose July 26, 2010 commentary titled “Elvis bin Laden” may herald a new consensus. Sifting much the same evidence as Reid, the “legendary journalist” stated that “some key intelligence officials are taking bin Laden’s reported demise seriously.”

Both articles cited experts who have studied the post-December 2001 audios and videos and concluded they are fakes.

In 2007, Switzerland’s Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence, which does computer voice recognition for bank security, found that the voices on recordings after mid-December 2001 differed clearly from earlier recordings of bin Laden.

Professor Bruce Lawrence, head of Duke University’s religious studies’ department and the foremost bin Laden expert, noted in a 2007 book the inconsistency between the increasingly secular language of the audios and videos and bin Laden’s earlier distinctive religious speech.

Assessing the evidence, Angelo M. Codevilla, a former U.S. intelligence officer who studied Soviet disinformation techniques during the Cold War and a professor of international relations at Boston University, wryly concluded that “Elvis Presley is more alive today than Osama bin Laden.”

So, if bin Laden is as dead as Elvis, who’s been faking all those scary threats in his name?

According to U.S. and British intelligence officials, al-Qaeda’s media wing, As-Sahab Foundation for Islamic Media Publication, has been run since 2001 by Adam Gadahn, a California-born convert to radical Islam who now goes by the name Azzam al-Amriki.

Gadahn found his way to the Islamic Society of Orange County while living with his grandfather, Carl Pearlman, a board member of the Anti-Defamation LeagueOstensibly a civil rights organization set up to fight anti-Semitism, the ADL is “little more than a de facto adjunct of the Israeli government” which has even been caught spying on American critics of Israel.

Adam’s parents changed their surnames to Gadahn in the mid-1970s. The name refers to the Biblical warrior Gideon who, with the aid of trumpets and clay jars, defeated Israel’s enemies.

As Antiwar.com editor Justin Raimondo put it, Adam Gadahn is “an awfully odd figure, whose sudden evolution from a nice Jewish boy into Osama bin Laden’s Goebbels is just a little hard to take.”

Equally hard to take is the means by which the public learns of bin Laden’s latest pronouncements.

“Almost every statement by Osama bin Laden published on the Internet…is first made public by SITE and IntelCenter,” according to a Spiegel Online profile of Rita Katz, Josh Devon and Ben Venzke, who founded the two companies that supposedly track al-Qaeda online.

SITE co-founder Rita Katz is an Iraqi-born Jew, whose father was publicly hanged in Iraq after the 1967 War as an Israeli spy. Katz, who served in the Israeli Defense Forces, tries to downplay the significance of her background but is not always successful. “When you grow up in a place like Iraq,” she told Spiegel, “you understand maybe a little bit about how Arabs think, and also what they are capable of.”

When Neal Krawetz, a researcher and computer security consultant, analysed a 2006 al-Qaeda video of Ayman al-Zawahiri for alterations and enhancements, he discovered that the As-Sahab and IntelCenter logos had been added at the same time.

Attempting to make light of the understandable suspicions that the “terror trackers” are working for Israeli intelligence, the Spiegel article jokes: “And the conspiracy theories pontificating that SITE and IntelCenter shoot the bin Laden videos themselves will continue to exist in the future. And Katz, Venzke and Devon will continue to see the humor in such theories: Yep, this is Mossad Headquarters. Exactly!”

But with the hunt for the elusive bin Laden having already cost thousands of lives and trillions of dollars, perhaps Americans should demand conclusive proof that Israel hasn’t conned them into fighting a phoney “war on terror.”



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14 Responses to "Bin Laden is Dead; Long Live “Bin Laden”"

  1. ano  August 19, 2010 at 11:34 am

    this on youtube
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Col1EC4naKE

  2. Dave  August 18, 2010 at 6:10 pm

    I have it on good authority that the Mossad is responsible for every bad thing ever.

    • fixthefuture911  August 19, 2010 at 6:02 am

      THE MOSSAD ONLY PLANT FLOWERS
      & SING SONGS OF LOVE 🙂 🙂

  3. deadmen  August 18, 2010 at 3:31 am

    Ben Laden is like Louyis Vuitton, Good marketing from a fake story:
    Leaders does not care about the truth, because the plan is when the majority of World Consummers are beleiving in this Mall-GOD-Market!
    3.000 poor workers got death in 9/11 WTC attack, …is no thing to this Majors Business Companies (3.000 : 50 years = 60 humains died/years, less than Cars accidents or smoking cancers, …but the benefit is huge to some criminal actors Dick Cheney, Rumsfeld, Bolton, Mossad).
    It was impossible from any non-professional civilian pilot to destroy WTC, without any NORAD’s assistance! (a fighter-Jet reach the ennemi in few minutes, less than 10minutes at climbing rate 20.000ft/mn & shutting it… ex: 2 x Sukhoi 15 USSR and Korean Airlines 1983 Boeing 747 & K130).

  4. fixthefuture911  August 18, 2010 at 3:00 am

    AGENT COREXIT ATTACK CONTINUES

  5. fixthefuture911  August 18, 2010 at 2:47 am

    TEL AVIV FLOOD FOX FAKE NEWZ POLLS,
    AS USUAL

  6. fixthefuture911  August 18, 2010 at 2:46 am

    http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2010/08/17/israel-strike-iran-nuclear-plant/

    Thank you for voting!
    Yes, take out the plant before fueling begins 84% (11,149 votes)
    No, a strike on Iran would be a disaster 7% (912 votes)
    Not now, but strikes may become viable as a last resort 8% (1,055 votes)
    Other (leave a comment) 1% (112 votes)
    Total Votes: 13,228

    Israel has started a program called Operation Counterstrike (funded by American WELFARE $)
    to combat what they see as rising antisemitism on the Internet. Israeli College students and recently discharged IDF soldiers are PAID to surf the Internet, locate “hot spots”, then notify all the other Jews on their list to swarm in and counterattack.
    They’re here in numbers today. And when they’re not, Yahoo finds other ways to tip the balance in their favor.
    GOOGLE “megaphone” and “GIYUS” for more insight.

    Yes, take out the plant before fueling begins 84% (11,149 votes)

  7. Pakistani Expat  August 17, 2010 at 11:50 pm

    Former Pakistani President General Musharaf in an interview with CNN around 2002 also confirmed this that Osama died near Af Pak border & is burried near Tora Bora. He said that OBL suffered kiddney problems & required dyliasis it lead to complications & he couldn’t recovered. It all tellies with his previous history & this article. Obviusly Musharaf being a US puppet was later brief to keep his mouth shut so he never spoke about it. My congratulations to writer & VA for speaking the truth. Good work.

  8. Sajid Ansari  August 17, 2010 at 4:11 pm

    Furthermore, the late Benazir Bhutto, ex Prime Minister of Pakistan, the unfortunate country, also confirmed to Al-Jazira TV, in an interview saying that Osama Bin Ladin died in December, 2001 in Tora Bora, which (probably) the US Administration did not like.

    It’s a known fact that Osama was permanently on dialysis which couldn’t be performed due to heavy bombardment by USAF and he died while being carried from one cave to another, and buried in one of the caves of Tora Bora.

    The US ground forces could have catch him alive and also informed then Defense Secy, Donald Rumsfeld, but he did not allow and let him go, as was in the news, because that would have been the ‘drop scene’ of the ‘War-on-Terror’ which in fact has become ‘War-of-Terror’ in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

    The US Air Force rained all types of bombs, on/around Tora Bora, which they had in their stores in US, and also those which were to be experimented, forget about civilian casualties. So what if hundreds of villages, around Tora Bora, were cleaned off of all the human beings there, as they were NOT Americans, and the US Administration has invented the phrase “Collateral Damage” for such civilian casualties, in order to justify indiscriminate killings of civilians and to close files. So this is the “Humanitarianism” of the world’s greatest “Champion of Human Rights”. Bravo, Three Cheers…….

  9. Edward Rynearson  August 17, 2010 at 11:52 am

    February 16, 2007

    Kevin Barrett talks to Bruce Lawrence of Duke University about the Bin Laden confession tapes which Lawrence says are bogus and that he knows people who work for the United States government who agree with him off the record

    http://edwardrynearson.wordpress.com/its-bogus/

  10. AJHenry  August 17, 2010 at 11:10 am

    Hope everyone has read All the Proof in the World (http://theinfounderground.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=5367). Clearly the official story is a hoax as the recent piece here on the piloting angle proved (www.veteranstoday.com/2010/08/13/nila-sagadevan-911-the-impossibility-of-flying-heavy-aircraft-without-training/).

    Control of the money supply = control of the media and corporations with politicians thrown in for pretty much free.

    Everyone who hasn’t needs to listen to former Zionist insider Benjamin Freedman’s speech about the origins of US entry into WWI and the folks who “rule these United States as though they were absolute monarchs”(http://iamthewitness.com/archive.php?dir=audio%2FBenjamin.H.Freedman%2FWillard.Hotel.1961%2F)

    “The issue which has swept down the centuries and which will have to be fought sooner or later is the people versus the banks.” – Lord Acton

  11. Lese Majeste  August 17, 2010 at 10:56 am

    Ms. Katz has also been on the FBI’s payroll.

    A couple of people, working on computers, are able to find what the world’s intelligence agencies can’t?

    Who will be the next ‘Emmanuel Goldstein?’

    Gotta have some face we can shower our “Two Minutes Hate” on.

    • Dan  August 17, 2010 at 1:11 pm

      Precisely. Rita Katz can do what all the world’s intelligence agencies cannot do, because, as she explained, by growing up in Iraq she knows what these people think an are capable of. Makes sense.

      I was just watching Catherine Herridge on a Fox News “Terrorist Alert”. She has some title like Homeland Security Analyst. “Homeland Security!” I’m breathing a sigh of relief even if the agency of that name is charged with surveillance and control. She and the female talking head were discussing potential terrorist threats. Since Fox News’ “Terrorist Alerts” are obvious propaganda, I’m wondering if the drumbeat for another false-flag operation is picking up. Immediately following Catherine’s Chicken Little screed, the male talking head had on one Steven Raiser as an expert on the jurisprudence of litigating terrorist cases, whose credentials to pontificate on national TV consists of a short tour in Iraq with the JAG Corps. Otherwise he’s one of a two-man start-up law office on Long Island with no clients doing pro bono work funded by nobody in particular. Nothing fishy about that. Why wouldn’t Fox News call on him? Noting fishy about Fox News, either.

  12. fixthefuture911  August 17, 2010 at 10:18 am

    Who’s keeping the terror myth alive?
    AIPAC GROUPIES

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