This is a pretty interesting overview of much of the doubts that the
>'conspiracy' people have about 9/11. I don't buy into this conspiracy
>stuff but they do raise some very good questions.....ones that the
>government has yet to even try to answer. It looks long but is only
>about a 10 minute read, tops, and it does make you think........again, I
>can't imagine that all the people it would take to perpetuate something
>of this magnitude could keep their mouths shut and make it a success,
>yet I also find it hard to believe 20 muslim guys could do the damage
>they did and our government couldn't stop them.
>This is a main site with tons of links-
>Here is link to article I've 'pasted' below--
>< 9-11_Day_of_Infamy.h Politics%20and%20History>>tm>
>"A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot
>survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable,
>for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves
>amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through
>all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself. For the
>traitor appears not a traitor; he speaks in accents familiar to his
>victims, and he wears their face and their arguments, he appeals to the
>baseness that lies deep in the hearts of all men. He rots the soul of a
>nation, he works secretly and unknown in the night to undermine the
>pillars of the city, he infects the body politic so that it can no
>longer resist. A murderer is less to fear." --Marcus Tullius Cicero
>The only support for the official conspiracy theory about 9-11 comes
>from the ludicrous assertions of the the Bush Administration and from
>the corporate mainstream media that control the publication of news in
>the USA. On the basis of the facts and the analysis of those facts,
>there is no way that anyone with a bit of education and critical,
>independent thinking can seriously continue to support this amazing
>fantasy of carousing, Muslim fanatics willing to die for Allah, being
>trained in US Military flight facilities, drawing frequent attention to
>themselves, appearing in three distant places simultaneously, living in
>houses rented for them by the FBI with FBI roommates, dropping their
>sacred Koran in the trash before boarding one of four commercial
>passenger aircraft which they will shortly hijack using box cutters as
>their weapon of persuasion, and adroitly slam them into landmarks, or
>fight a final jihad with gung-ho passengers that cause the plane to
>crash into a Pennsylvania countryside scattering debris over a 6 mile
>area. Oh, and despite an inferno that weakens steel, the passport of the
>purported leader is found on the street just a bit singed. Perhaps
>people who grow up on action cartoons might be able to hold that in
>their reality, but it is likely that most Americans have seen through
>Then within a few hours we know who did it and who organized the
>"attacks on America": Osama bin Laden, a CIA asset paid millions of
>dollars for many years. We quickly manage to arrange a war against
>Afghanistan that has refused to surrender bin Laden who we have been
>tracking for years and listening in on all his conversations and yet
>neglect to arrest when offered when he is in the Sudan, neglect to
>arrest when our agent visits him in the hospital in Dubai. Amazingly we
>are prepared to destroy Afghanistan in just over one month of planning
>and shipping men and materiel. We destroy Afghanistan without finding
>bin Laden and soon are looking elsewhere at Iraq and a new villain, a
>Snidely Whiplash in khaki.
>Our government then removes the director of the Organization for the
>Prevention of Chemical Weapons when he audaciously tries to enroll the
>villain in this international treaty and a few months later proclaims
>that our new Snidely has Weapons of Mass Destruction for which UN
>Weapons Inspectors had been searching for the better part of a decade
>and, according to their reports had found and destroyed. Drawing
>opposition for nearly everyone in the world, buying off the rest,
>illegally invade Iraq with a coalition of two and some token kangaroos
>to destroy the Weapons of Mass Destruction and bring liberation and
>freedom to the oppressed people of Iraq. Of course it wouldn't hurt to
>ensure that the dollar remains the world currency so that the
>dilapidated US economy has enough cash flow to get to the next election
>and of course one of the largest oil reserves in a world of declining
>oil supply would be a nice side benefit. Then, of course, there is the
>attraction of bases in Iraq from which to reach into the largest of the
>world's oil reserves in the "-stans," Uzbekistan, Kyrgistan, Kazakhstan.
>But of course, only because they were making Americans more secure from
>All of this was made possible by 9-11, the hoax.
>The attack on the World Trade Centers and the Pentagon could not have
>happened without a lot of assistance from the key leaders in the
>intelligence and defense community, Cabinet and Executive Branch
>officials, and key bureaucrats. Following the attacks there was an
>apparent, unconscionable willingness of the mainstream corporate press
>to withhold reasonable questioning of the anomalies and inconsistencies
>that abound. At Andrews Air Force Base five miles from the Pentagon,
>pilots demanded to get airborne but were ordered to stand down. Aircraft
>launched from Otis AFB on Cape Cod and from Langley AFB in Virginia
>loafed along at speeds that would barely keep them in the air. The
>headquarters of the largest, most powerful, military ever assembled on
>the planet was vulnerable to attack without any defense.
>9/11 was a hoax. This is no longer a wild conspiracy assertion; it is a
>fact, supported by thousands of other verifiable facts, foremost of
>* The attacks of 9/11 COULD NOT HAVE HAPPENED without the willful
>failure of the American defense system. In Washington, Air Force pilots
>demanded to fly but were ordered to stand down. Yet instead of
>prosecuting the president and military leaders for this unprecedented
>dereliction of duty, military leaders were promoted and the president
>was praised for presiding over a defense system that suspiciously failed
>the most crucial test in its history. None of the deaths would have
>happened without the deliberate unplugging of America's air defenses.
> Planes that lose contact with control towers are usually
>intercepted by fighter jets inside of ten minutes, as the incident with
>the golfer's plane a few months earlier so clearly demonstrated. Yet on
>9/11, the jetliners that struck New York were allowed to proceed
>unmolested for more than a half-hour, and the plane that supposedly
>crashed in Washington was not intercepted for more than an hour and
>forty minutes after it was widely known that four planes had been
>* The twin towers could not have collapsed as a result of burning
>jet fuel. Most of that fuel was consumed on impact. In the south tower,
>most of the fuel was spilled outside the building. Heat caused by
>burning jet fuel does not reach temperatures needed to melt steel. What
>does stand out as particularly suspicious and still unexplained is that
>fires raged out of control beneath THREE of the collapsed towers for ONE
>HUNDRED DAYS, clearly indicating the presence of some kind of substance
>utilized in the demolition of the structures.
> The Twin Towers did not fall because of plane impacts or fires.
>Most likely explosives were placed on structural supports in the towers
>(as was done in Oklahoma City), and these controlled implosions snuffed
>out the lives of three thousand people.
>* FBI Director Robert Mueller insisted officials had no idea this
>kind of attack could happen when in fact the FBI had been investigating
>the possibility of EXACTLY this kind of attack for almost TEN YEARS.
>Numerous previous attempts at using planes as weapons, intimate
>knowledge of terror plans called Project Bojinka, and knowledge of
>suspicious characters attending flight schools who were being monitored
>by the FBI make his utterance a clear lie on its face.
> In the weeks before 9/11, the U.S. received warnings from all
>over the world that an event just like this was about to happen, but FBI
>investigations into suspected terrorists were suppressed and those
>warnings were deliberately disregarded.
>* The names of the alleged hijackers, all ostensibly Muslims, were
>released to the public only hours after the attacks, despite Mueller
>saying we had no knowledge this would happen. This is an impossible
>twist of logic. If he didn't know of a plan to strike buildings with
>planes, how would he know the names of the hijackers? Various artifacts
>were discovered in strategic places to try to confirm the government's
>story, but these have all been dismissed as suspicious planting of
>evidence. Since that time several names on that list have turned up
>alive and well, living in Arab countries. Yet no attempt has ever been
>made to update the list. And why were none of these names on the
>airlines' passenger lists?
>* Much like the invasion of Iraq, the anthrax attacks were
>designed to deflect attention from unanswered 9/11 questions in the
>patriotic pandemonium that followed the tragedy. In addition to making
>large amounts of money for the president's father and his friends from
>the hasty sale of inefficient drugs to a panicked populace, the
>investigation into these killings was abruptly halted when the trail of
>evidence led straight to the government's door, and has not been
>reopened. The anthrax attacks also amped up the climate of fear and
>deflected attention from the passage of the government's repressive
>* The Patriot Act was presented in the days after the tragedy
>supposedly as a response to it, yet it was clear that this heinous act,
>drafted to nullify provisions for freedom in the U.S. Constitution, was
>put together long before 9/11. In addition, testimony by Rep. Ron Paul
>(R-Texas) revealed that most members of Congress were compelled to vote
>for the bill without even reading it. This was a vote to eliminate the
>Constitutional Bill of Rights, which has defined American freedom for
>200 years, and it was accomplished when legislators voted for the bill
>without even reading it.
>* The invasion of Afghanistan was presented as an attempt to
>pursue the alleged perpetrators of 9/11, yet it had been discussed for
>years prior to the tragedy and actually planned in the months before the
>attacks on New York and Washington. Statements by Zbigniew Brzezinski
>and the Republican-written Project for a New American Century have
>stressed that America needed a formidable enemy to accomplish its
>aggressive geopolitical aims. The supposed enemy we attacked in
>Afghanistan was a diverse group of men from all over the world who were
>initially recruited, encouraged and supported by the American CIA.
>* The hole in the Pentagon was not made by a jumbo jet. Damage to
>the building was simply not consistent with the size of the hole nor the
>absence of debris. At the supposed point of impact, a whole bank of
>windows remained unbroken and there were no marks on the lawn. No
>airplane debris (except what was planted on the lawn) nor remains of
>passengers were ever found.
>* The president has admitted that he continued to read a story to
>schoolchildren in a Florida school for 30 minutes after being informed
>that two planes had struck New York and that the nation was under
>attack. He has never explained this puzzling behavior, nor how he saw
>the first plane hit. It was never televised, only recorded by a French
>crew filming firemen in New York. In that film, the plane in question
>does not appear to be a passenger airliner.
>* The plane in Pennsylvania was shot down and broke apart in
>midair. No other explanation can account for the wreckage, which was
>spread over a six-mile area, or the eyewitness accounts that describe
>debris falling from the sky.
>* Cellphone calls cannot be made from airliners in flight that are
>not close to the ground. As research by Professor A. K. Dewdney has
>shown, the emotional conversations between hijacked passengers and
>others would not have been possible under conditions that existed at
>that moment. These calls were cynical fabrications, exploiting the
>distraught emotions of those who lost loved ones.
>* Radio communications from
> firefighters on the upper
>floors of the Trade Center towers clearly indicate that fires were under
>control and the structure was in no danger of collapsing.
>These are merely a few of the deliberately false statements made by U.S.
>officials about 9/11. They provide crystal clear evidence that our
>president, his staff, and many legislators should be indicted on charges
>of treason, obstruction of justice and mass murder. Above all, these
>evil men should be removed from their positions of authority before they
>implement more of their moneymaking murder schemes like the one they are
>now perpetrating on the innocent people of Iraq.
>Otherwise, we face a future of endless war abroad and merciless
>repression at home.
>Consider just a few more of the other unanswered questions from among
>the thousands of unexplained loose ends that all point to 9/11 being an
>* Who benefited from the suspiciously high numbers of put options
>purchased prior to September 11 for shares in companies whose stock
>prices subsequently plummeted, on the supposition that whoever was
>behind the hijacking was also behind most of the purchases of these put
>options? And what was the role of the new executive director of the CIA,
>Buzzy Krongard, who handled these transactions?
>* Why was the debris from the collapsed Twin Towers removed from
>the site with no forensic examination? Why was almost all of it sold to
>scrap merchants and shipped abroad where it would not be available for
>* Why does the government refuse to release any transcripts of
>communications or any records at all relating to signals of any form
>transmitted by those jets?
>* Why did so many people, from San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown to
>many employees of companies in the World Trade Center who failed to come
>to work that day, know in advance that something bad was going to happen
>on Sept. 11, 2001?
>* Why do all the major U.S. media continue to act as if none of
>these questions is legitimate or relevant?
>Today, millions of people around the world are protesting the criminal
>destruction of the nation of Iraq. But these protests won't change the
>number of minds necessary to stop America's criminal madmen from
>continuing with their genocidal aim of enslaving the entire world.
>What WILL stop them is spreading the realization that President George
>W. Bush and his billionaire accomplices in the oil industry perpetrated
>9/11 as an excuse to begin the militarization of America for the purpose
>of world conquest.
>History has shown all too clearly the deceived American people WILL
>support the destruction of faraway countries on phony pretexts of
>defending so-called freedom.
>Thus the needless wars continue. Right now we watch high-tech weapons
>slaughter the defenseless people of Iraq. Soon it will be Iran, Syria,
>Colombia, Venezuela, North Korea, Egypt, Libya, Nigeria, North Korea,
>Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and who knows where else. All these misguided
>atrocities will be possible because of the hoax known as 9/11.
>But the American people will not - and cannot - tolerate leaders who
>kill our own people merely to invent a pretext - the war on terror - to
>go around killing anyone they like.
>If the American people DO tolerate such an insane strategy, then they
>clearly do not deserve to survive as a nation or a people.
> John Kaminski ( firstname.lastname@example.org)
>is a writer who lives on the coast of Florida can't understand why the
>president hasn't been arrested for his obvious lies and crimes.