Gareth Porter: The Petraeus Myth

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Dec. 11, 2012

TheRealNews·Dec 11, 2012

Gareth Porter: America needed a war hero but his “achievements” riddled by half-truths and pure propaganda.

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Ted Asregadoo·Nov. 30, 2012


Gareth Porter, an investigative historian and journalist specialising in U.S. national security policy, received the UK-based Gellhorn Prize for journalism for 2011 for articles on the U.S. war in Afghanistan.

see also

How Petraeus Created the Myth of His Success (Part 1)

How Petraeus Quietly Stoked the Fires of Sectarian War Without Getting Burned (Part 2)

see

Kucinich: National Security State Spying on Americans + General Petraeus Must Testify Before Congress

2 responses to “Gareth Porter: The Petraeus Myth

  1. Pingback: Gareth Porter: Afghan war, dead weight around Obama’s neck « Dandelion Salad

  2. Pingback: As Obama Admin Preps “Enduring Presence” in Afghanistan, Peace Activists Build Ties to War Victims « Dandelion Salad

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