Gareth Porter: Democratic Primary Candidates Defining Moment on Foreign Policy + Democratic Primary Debate 1.17.16

Spring Rising Anti War Rally

Image by Susan Melkisethian via Flickr

with Gareth Porter
Writer, Dandelion Salad
January 20, 2016

TheRealNews on Jan 20, 2016

Gareth Porter says Hillary wants to support the Syrian opposition and overthrow Assad, Bernie’s priority is to defeat of ISIS.


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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. He is the author of the newly published Manufactured Crisis: the Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare. He can be contacted at

from the archives:

US Military Leadership Resisted Obama’s Bid for Regime Change in Syria and Libya by Gareth Porter

Why the US Pushes an Illusory Syrian Peace Process by Gareth Porter

Abby Martin and Lawrence Wilkerson: The US Empire Is Ready To Collapse

Pres. Obama, Which is Most Important to You: Destroying ISIS, Overthrowing Assad, or Scoring Points Against Russia? by William Blum

Bernie Sanders Mentioned the Military Budget by David Swanson + Democratic Party Debate 11.14.15