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Suckers Galore! Media Set to Fall for Limbaugh Ploy on Obama, Racism, Recession

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Paul Abrams

Limbaugh says Obama caused the recession to pay back white America for 230 years of racism. Get the ploy? He knows that the media will focus on the most outrageous part of his latest nonsense.

Islamic Group Forces Site To Remove Satirical Religious Video Game "Faith Fighter"

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Saudi-based Islamic group Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) spoke out Tuesday against "Faith Fighter" -- an online video game that pits...

After Durban II, the Question of the United Nations

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

For me, an anti-racism conference that was organized by Libya, kicked off by Iran, and concluded with an attack on women, Jews, religious and sexual minorities, and indigenous people, is a total failure.

Ahmadinejad Anti-Israel Speech Was Toned Down: UN

AP | BRADLEY S. KLAPPER and ALEXANDER G. HIGGINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — A day after Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad caused an uproar with a speech attacking Israel at a U.N. conference on racism, the U...

Ahmadinejad Speech Causes Diplomats To Walk Out

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Dozens of Western representatives at the UN-sponsored Durban II conference against racism walked out during Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's ad...

DURBAN II: UN Chief Warns Economic Crisis Threatens More Racism

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — Dozens of Western diplomats walked out of a U.N. conference and a pair of rainbow-wigged protesters threw clown noses at Iran's preside...

Durban II Conference: Ahmadinejad Anti-Israel Tirade Spurs Western Walk-Out (VIDEO)(UPDATED)

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The United Nations Durban II anti-racism conference in Geneva this week hit snags early on due to an anti-Israel tirade by Iranian President Mahmoud A...

Durban II Declaration Accepted, Will Ratify Condemnation Of Israel

YNet | Yitzhak Benhorin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Declaration for next week's UN conference on racism in Geneva omits references to Israel, Zionism, Middle East conflict and other divisive issues, but...

Durban II Conference To Spark High Tensions Over Israel

AP | ELIANE ENGELER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — Concerns are high that next week's United Nations anti-racism conference may descend into contentious debate over Israel that marred th...

Germany To Boycott Durban II Anti-Racism Conference

Earth Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Germany is likely to stay away from a UN meeting against racism next week in Geneva amid western concerns that the event may take on anti-Semitic over...

Elie Wiesel: Racism Conference Will Harm UN, Not Israel

Haaretz | Shlomo Shamir | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel on Thursday said the passing of resolutions attacking Israel at the upcoming "Durban II" conference on racism would only ha...

UN Racism Conference: Obama Shifts Bush Boycott Policy

Bloomberg | Bill Varner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Obama sent a delegation to negotiations that began today in Geneva, and the U.S. will consider attending the April 20-24 conference, according to the ...

UN Racism Conference Turning Into Battle Between EU, Muslim Countries

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — Islamic proposals to ban criticism of religion, which have gathered strength since the publication of cartoons of the prophet Muhammad ...