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Corruption in Broad Daylight: US Politicians on the "Pad" of MEK a Terrorist Group

Corruption in Broad Daylight: US Politicians on the "Pad" of MEK a Terrorist Group

The answer to the question in the headline, of course, is money, and quite a lot of it. Although exact amounts are unknown, the Iranian dissident group Mojahedin-e Khalq (MEK) (People’s Mujahedin of Iran)–which the State Department has designated as a Foreign Terrorist Organization since 1997–has paid tens of thousands of dollars to politicians and other opinion-leaders for speaking to or on behalf of the group over the past few years...



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miket23's picture

This needs more attention

Good post. This really should be front-page news and a national scandal. Greenwald covered this very well last week: http://www.salon.com/2012/03/12/washingtons_high_powered_ter...

I guess Obama should have all these politicians indefinitely detained and denied due process.

Not to mention, Israel funds MEK. So, by the State Dept's own standards, isn't Israel a state sponsor of terror?

Oh, oops! That's not going to sit well for Romney camp is it...

That sure isn't going to sit well for the Romney-Goldman Sachs Inc. camp is it, knowing that the entire circus-side show they call "Terrorism" is actively campaigning/wining/dining half of our Congress & Senate!

And who foots the bill for all this idiocy?
Including Romney's TV appearances?

Why we the taxpayers do....While our Babylon run Israel-MIC Congress is guests aboard the MEK's private yacht. "Quick, we better get those nasty MEK & flush them out of Iran!"

The law is only for common

The law is only for common people, for the political elites its different.

But...but...but

But...but...but, they're the good terrorists, the ones that terrorize for democracy...

"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom — go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, an