Tag Archives: Saudi Arabia

Obama Administration Denies Asylum to Gay Saudi Diplomat

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Sword-Wielding Guards Stand Ready for Ahmad Ali Asseri’s Return to Saudi Arabia Our “fiercest advocate” has gone astray. Wait a minute? Was President Barack Obama ever our fiercest advocate to begin with? Probably not. The Jerusalem … Continue reading

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Gay Saudi Diplomat Seeks Asylum in the U.S. to Escape Death from Radical Islam

Sunday, September 12, 2010 Ah, those peace- loving, inclusive Muslims. If only this applied to gays and lesbians. Ali Ahmad Asseri, the first secretary of the Saudi consulate in Los Angeles, has asked for political asylum in the United States, … Continue reading

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Obama DOJ Sides with Saudi Royals Against 7,630 9/11 Family Members

Thursday, June 25, 2009 Documents gathered by lawyers for the families of  Sept. 11 victims provide new evidence of extensive financial support for al Qaeda and other extremist groups by members of the Saudi royal family, but the material may … Continue reading

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Saudi King To America: “Get Used to High Gas Prices”

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 Don’t you just love being lectured by the Saudis? Case in point, King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, whose nation is the world’s number one oil exporter, called on consumer countries [the USA] to get used to … Continue reading

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