The Corner

Another Failure of Free Speech

Octavia Nasr, late of CNN, was purged because she Tweeted some positive comments about Hezbollah’s favorite cleric, Mohammed Hossein Fadlallah. 

Did anyone have any doubts about Ms. Nasr’s sympathies? Not really;  it was probably one of the reasons she was a CNN fixture. So why fire her for belaboring the obvious?

Maybe it has something to do with Sunnis and Shias . . .

Michael Ledeen — Michael Ledeen is an American historian, philosopher, foreign-policy analyst, and writer. He is a former consultant to the National Security Council, the Department of State, and the Department of Defense. ...

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