Search Result for path to 9/11 — 89 articles

AdWeek reports that American Airlines is considering pulling advertising from ABC due to the inaccuracies in The Path to 9/11. The article quotes statements from both American Airlines and attorneys representing Bill Clinton: Late Monday, American Airlines released the following statement: “The Disney/ABC television program, ‘The Path to 9/11,’ which began airing last night, is […]

Two retired FBI agents who were asked to be consultants on The Path to 9/11 are the latest in the long list of people complaining about the bias and inaccuracies in this mini-series. The New York Times reports: Two retired F.B.I. agents said today that they had rejected advisory roles on the disputed ABC mini-series, […]

“The Path to 9/11” is under attack from many sources beyond members of the Clinton Administration and liberal bloggers. Personally I protested to investor relations at Disney as both a long time stock holder and Annual Pass holder at Walt Disney World. I previously noted the comments of the Families of September 11. At The […]

In a column in the Washington Post on March 22, 2004, Condoleezza Rice wrote: The al Qaeda terrorist network posed a threat to the United States for almost a decade before the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Throughout that period — during the eight years of the Clinton administration and the first eight months of […]

Joe Conason looks at The Path to 9/11 at Salon and also notes inaccuracies: Nowrasteh’s most egregious fictionalizing occurs in Act 4, which depicts a supposed strike on bin Laden’s Afghan redoubt that is called off at the last second by Sandy Berger, Clinton’s national security advisor, who says, “I don’t have that authority.” Under […]

Following complaints of inaccuracies in The Path to 9/11, ABC is making some changes. It is doubtful whether these changes will be enough in light of the numerous inaccuracies reported, but at least this is a start and hopefully ABC will go further in correcting the factual errors. According to the Chicago Tribune and the […]

Bill Clinton has joined former members of his administration in condemning the inaccurate miniseries, The Path to 9/11. He has called on ABC to either correct the factual errors or pull the show entirely: The New York Post reports: A furious Bill Clinton is warning ABC that its mini-series “The Path to 9/11” grossly misrepresents […]

Glenn Greenwald has refuted this charge and as far as I can determine the information posted above is correct and it is Liberal Avenger which is making the inaccurate claim. Regardless, this is a peripheral issue and appears typical of right wing efforts to obfuscate the truth by dwelling on the trivial to distract attention from the overall lack of validity of their position.

Here’s a show that could be extremely interesting if it gets out the full story. ABC has announced a miniseries entitled The Path to 9/11 to air September 10 and 11: The miniseries will take viewers behind closed doors at the CIA, the FBI and the White House and into the world of Richard Clarke, […]

It is understandable that people where shaken up by the events of 9/11. It must have been startling for Dick Cheney to have been carried off by the secret service to an underground bunker. Meanwhile George Bush seemed to be in such a panic that he could not function for a couple of days. We  […]