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2011-09-13 20:55:00

Thomas E. Mellon, Jr., of Mellon Webster & Shelly in Doylestown, Pennsylvania to serve as lead attorney. Doylestown, PA (PRWEB) September 13, 2011 Attorneys representing families of 9/11 victims today are filing their second lawsuit against Iran asserting evidence that Iran played a key role in planning and facilitating the 9/11 attacks. The new case, Bingham, et al. v. Islamic Republic of Iran, et al. (11-CV-01634/United States District Court for the District of Columbia), is being...

2011-08-11 04:06:00

ST. CHARLES, Mo., Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to award-winning novelist and relative of Columbine shooting victim, Daniel Rohrbough, there is a direct link to school shootings and Al-Qaeda. "When I researched school shootings, more and more evidence pointed to how the Internet is being used to infiltrate, deceive, and recruit boys into the dark world of terrorism," says Linda Rohrbough. Formerly a computer book author, Rohrbough discovered a link between school shootings and...

2011-08-02 13:12:00

New Abu Dhabi Gallup Center report, "Muslim Americans: Faith, Freedom, and the Future," offers in-depth view of U.S. Muslims' political, social, and spiritual engagement 10 years after 9/11 WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eighty-nine percent of Muslim Americans say individual attacks on civilians are never justified, a larger percentage to say this than other major U.S. faith groups (79% or less). Similarly, 78% of Muslim Americans say violent military attacks on...

2011-07-26 07:15:00

DALLAS, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, author and educator Jim Denison explains in his new book, "Radical Islam: What You Need to Know," that the greatest threat our children have ever faced is Muslim extremism. "The battle waged against the West by radical Muslims is the war of our generation," Denison says. "Killing bin Laden doesn't end this war." James C. Denison, Ph.D., is a cultural apologist,...

2011-06-28 10:22:00

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2011-06-08 05:04:00

NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new BBC World News America/Harris Poll finds that a majority of Americans (52%) believe that the United States should move to get its troops out of Afghanistan now that Osama bin Laden is dead. However, 35% believe that U.S. troops should stay according to the existing plans. Reasons why most people favor withdrawing U.S. troops may be that a 51% to 14% majority of adults are not confident that U.S. policies in Afghanistan will be successful, and...

2011-05-25 09:22:00

American Security Project releases its "Are We Winning?" 2010 Report WASHINGTON, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Security Project (ASP) today published the latest report in its signature series titled "Are We Winning? Measuring the Progress in the Struggle against al Qaeda and Associated Movements" (AWW). The report series is the first metric-driven assessment of the progress in the fight against al Qaeda. Senator Gary Hart, Chairman of ASP, stated: "Now, more than...

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