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Sy Hersh says Assad didn’t use sarin gas?

Apparently, no one in the mainstream press is picking up Seymour Hersh’s latest story. Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Seymour Hersh, the journalist who exposed the My Lai massacre of Vietnamese women, children and old people by US troops, the Abu Ghraib prison torture scandal in Iraq, and many other critically important stories, has now obliterated

Chuck Schumer wants to shut out refugees?

I wasn’t expecting this from the Senior Senator from New York. From Citizen Action NY: Senator Schumer said that he thinks it “may be necessary” to shut out 10,000 Syrian refugees from the U.S. While millions of Syrians are facing unthinkable violence, we need our leaders to speak with sanity and compassion. Senator Schumer’s remarks go

Bill de Blasio does right thing on Syrian Refugees

Congratultions to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on publicly saying that he’ll take in more Syrian refugees. We must stop the hate coming from people across the river in New Jersey like Governor Chris Christie saying he wouldn’t even take in a five-year old. From the Huffington Post: “We will welcome the Syrian