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pampango Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-15-11 07:18 AM
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15. Just so you know the organization behind the link you posted...
Center for Security Policy

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Center_for_Security_Policy

The Center for Security Policy (CSP) is a Washington, D.C. think tank that focuses on national security issues. The Center was founded in 1988 by Frank Gaffney, Jr.. The CSP advocates neoconservative and policies based on a philosophy of "Peace through Strength," which "is not a slogan for military might but a belief that America's national power must be preserved and properly used for it holds a unique global role in maintaining peace and stability.

...it is a member organization of the Cooler Heads Coalition which seeks to "dispel the myths of global warming by exposing flawed scientific, economic, and risk analysis.

The Center sponsors "Family Security Matters." On August 3, 2007, Family Security Matters published an opinion piece by Philip Atkinson, which advocated for making George W. Bush president for life, because "the inadequacy of Democracy, rule by the majority, is undeniable." Furthermore, after giving Atkinson's interpretation of Julius Caesar's treatment of Gaul, the article called for emptying Iraq of its Arabs...

The progressive public policy research and advocacy organization Center for American Progress reported in a blog post, quoting from Glenn Greenwald that the registration of the Coalition to Honor Ground Zeros website to Center for Security Policy indicated that defense contractors and deep-pocketed conservative donors were bankrolling the mosque opposition.

The Center for Security Policy has also produced a Web ad opposing the mosque for the ground zero coalition, had a $4 million budget in 2008 (the last year for which it has filed tax returns).
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