Draggingtree Posted August 9, 2014 Share Posted August 9, 2014 Accuracy in Media: Genocide: the Communist and Islamic VersionsCliff Kincaid — August 8, 2014 With President Obama reluctantly acting on behalf of Christians in Iraq, in order to avert what he calls a potential “genocide,” the United Nations is going through the motions of coming to grips with the nearly 40-year-old communist genocide in Cambodia. A U.N.-sponsored court has convicted two Cambodian communist leaders of crimes against humanity. But The New York Times ran a story blaming America, not communism, for the mass murder. The Khmer Rouge was the communist version of ISIS in Iraq. In the original story on the Times website, the rise to power of the Khmer Rouge and its brutality was framed in terms of being provoked by the United States. The Times story said, “The covert carpet-bombing of eastern Cambodia from 1965 to 1973 is seen by Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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