Anwar Awlaki Never Actually a Member of al-Qaeda

It fits poorly with the official US narrative that the man they assassinated today, Anwar Awlaki, was some high profile terror mastermind, but the US-born cleric was never even a member of al-Qaeda or its Yemeni affiliate. Indeed, he only ever appeared in one AQAP video, and that was as an interview guest.

Click here to read more about Awlaki’s non-membership at Der Spiegel

Author: Jason Ditz

Jason Ditz is senior editor of