Robert Parry was a man wholly dedicated to truth. He worked tirelessly to uncover the Iran-Contra scandal, Oliver North’s secret work at the Reagan White House, the CIA’s role in smuggling cocaine from Colombia and more recently the decline of American journalism.
Media censorship of stories critical of Israel have become the accepted norm, but as Alison Weir witnessed firsthand when her article was pulled from Truthout, the disturbing trend may becoming manifest in alternative media as well.
An 18-month-old died in Palestine Friday. The cause of death was teargas inhalation from an Israeli invasion of his village two months ago. It wasn’t a major invasion; just another of the routine ones that