Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Big Lies from the Big Boys

Setting the Stage

(PISL)Last week the Times of London announced that 20,000 civilians had died altogether in the course of this year because of the operations in the North. This claim was not surprising since, as I had just pointed out, the British were determined to crucify us and had already begun to inflate the figure. Six thousand had gone to seven and then to eight, in rapid succession, so more was inevitable, though the speed of the escalation was remarkable, even for the Brits. Predictably enough the new figure began to reverberate round the Western World, with reference not to the Times but to its presumed sources. Full text