Of course it is appalling what Egypt is doing to these journalists and I am glad to see other journalists and lawmakers jumping on this story and putting great pressure on Egypt — even to the point where US aid to Egypt is now in jeopardy. It is absolutely deplorable what Egypt is doing to these journalists.
But here is my thought…we journalists and lawmakers can ‘multi-task’ — how about more journalists covering Sgt. Tahmooreesi? calling out Mexico? how about some discussion about curtailing our help in Mexico? The USA helps Mexico a great deal.
Sgt Tahmooressi, who did 2 tours in Afghanistan for us, needs our help and we in the media can multi task on this one. Do both! Raise hell about the journalists and Sgt Tahmooressi.
Read the article below from TVNewser: