Gareth Porter explains the overblown claims of Iran’s threat to the United States, which are constantly being used as a pretext for war by American and Israeli neocons.
Discussed on the show:
- “John Bolton’s Nefarious Plot for War With Iran” (Truthdig)
- “Did Iran Kill 600 Americans in Iraq War II?” (The Libertarian Institute)
Gareth Porter is an investigative historian and journalist on the national security state, and author of Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare. Follow him on Twitter @GarethPorter and listen to Gareth’s previous appearances on the Scott Horton Show.
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