To expose the "fatally flawed" 9/11 Commission
Report, the Wisdom Fund has placed a quarter-page advertisement in the
Washington Times, Commemorative Section, January 21 -- the day after
Click to read our explosive, 9/11 advertisement
The issues we raise undercut the rationale for the "war on terror," the war
on Afghanistan and Iraq, the
curtailing of civil liberties for Americans, and even more so for Muslims.
Unfortunately, Muslim "leaders" have failed to use the most powerful weapon
against anti-Muslim, anti-Islam propaganda
-- the facts about 9/11.
Our entire economy has been distorted to support exaggerated threats.
The Iraq war alone is expected to cost between $4 and $5 trillion according
to Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, and Harvard economist Linda Bilmes. The
cost of the war on Afghanistan is expected to increase during the Obama
Add to these the estimated $2 trillion for bailing out financial
institutions -- bankrupted by unbridled
greed, and the damage they have caused to other businesses and
The total is $6 to $7 trillion -- much of it for unnecessary wars. That's
$20,000 for every man, woman, and child in America.
The national debt is $10.7
trillion, or about $35,000 for every man, woman, and child in America.
We're headed for disaster. We need to divert unnecessary spending on "defense"
to more productive sectors of the economy.
One way to do this is to get to the truth about September 11, 2001, and end
the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
To further this effort, we need your support.
The cost of our advertisement exceeds our modest budget, and given that we
have not solicited contributions for the past few years, we ask for your
Please donate online, or
send check or cash to: The Wisdom Fund, Dept ADV, PO Box 2723, Arlington, VA
If you can't spare the funds, support us by using our advertisement in your own
publications, distribute as flyers, send to news media, your Senator and
Congressman -- preferably with a polite note.
Help spread the word any way you can. Pass on this message.
In the words of the best-selling historian, Howard Zinn,
"Dissent is the highest form of patriotism."
Katrina Vanden Heuvel, "The Enormous
Cost of War," Nation, August 17, 2007
Enver Masud, "9/11 Unveiled,"
The Wisdom Fund (September 11, 2008)
Keith Olbermann, "Bush presidency - eight years in eight minutes," MSNBC,
January 16, 2009
Jon Basil Utley, "How Bin Laden
Bankrupted America," antiwar.com, January 19, 2009
[How about a five-year time-out on war - unless, of course, there is a
genuine threat to the nation?--George McGovern, "Calling a Time Out," Washington Post,
January 22, 2008]
Paul Craig Roberts, "Is It Time to
Bail Out of America?," counterpunch.org, January 29, 2009