I don't suppose this person will apologize for being wrong...
The prime-time smearing of Sami Al-Arian
By pandering to anti-Arab hysteria, NBC, Fox News, Media General and Clear Channel radio disgraced themselves -- and ruined an innocent professor's life.
By Eric Boehlert Jan. 19, 2002
It may not provide him much comfort, but tenured University of South Florida professor Sami Al-Arian, recently fired after his appearance on a conservative talk show revived discredited, years-old allegations of ties to anti-Israel terrorists, may be the first computer science professor ever mugged by four of the nation's most influential news organizations. http://126.96.36.199/search?q=cache:4fzfiYeQ9pYJ:www.salon.com/tech/feature/2002/01/19/bubba/+Sami+Al-Arian&hl=en&ie=UTF-8
posted on 12/12/2003 1:36:19 AM PST
posted on 12/12/2003 7:55:21 AM PST
He writes for Salon. Perhaps he thought that his "paper" would be out of business before the story was resolved.
posted on 12/12/2003 8:23:34 AM PST
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