The Right to the Truth about the Mass Killings of 11 September 2001

A gross violation of human rights gives rise to a set of state obligations, including that of providing remedies to the victims. Among such remedies is the duty to establish the true circumstances surrounding the violation and ensuring the identification and punishment of those responsible for it. The mass killings of 9/11 were, apart of being a huge crime, also a gross violation of the right to life of approximately 3,000 people. Yet legal literature has not dealt with this event from that perspective. Thus, the right of the victims to have the truth established and the perpetrators identified and punished has not been subject to scrutiny. This study is meant to remedy this failure by applying existing human rights norms to the investigation of 9/11 by the U.S. authorities and assessing, more generally, the adequacy of these norms. Introduction Since 11 September 2001 the human rights community has […] Read More


The Biggest Censored Story of the 21st Century   If they can get you asking the wrong questions, they dont have to worry about answers.??? –Thomas Pynchon WORLD EXCLUSIVE September 6, 2006–Venice,FL. by Daniel Hopsicker In the days after the 9.11 attack, virtually every television newscast in America was filled with disclaimers from the owners of the Florida flight schools which trained the hijacker pilots, hammering home the message that they only taught how to fly light planes, which in no way prepared anyone to fly jetliners, and were thus innocent of any wrongdoing. But based on a newly-discovered brochure for a flight school owned by Rudi Dekkers and Wally Hilliard (right), whose school taught both pilots who crashed airliners into the World Trade Center, the MadCowMorningNews has discovered evidence that the assertion is untrue. A copy of a brochure from Hilliard and Dekkers Naples flight school, Ambassador Airways, […] Read More