Chomsky calls Israeli behavior "Stalinist". Wait a second. Chomsky also calls the USA "the greatest terrorist state in the world" and sees Israel as America's puppet in spreading terrorism. Surely, then, calling Israel "Stalinist" is a compliment in Chomsky's worldview! It must have been hot waiting out there in the sun yesterday at the Allenby bridge...
Spain investigating ex-IMF chief Rato for fraud (Reuters)