Joining Allen on the phone from Arlington, Virginia, is Gareth Porter. Gareth Porter is a historian, investigative journalist, author and policy analyst specializing in U.S. national security policy. During the Vietnam War, he served as Saigon Bureau Chief for Dispatch News Service International from 1970-1971, and subsequently was co-director of the Indochina Resource Center. He […]
Gareth Porter, author of “Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare” (Just World Books), is interview by Jan Miyasaki about his investigations into Iran’s nuclear power history, capabilities, and the recent nuclear agreement with Iran and the P5+1 countries (China, France, Russia, United Kingdom, United States—plus Germany) and the European Union.
On Thursday August 15th, host Allen Ruff discussed protests and controversy in Wisconsin and across the the world. For the first half of the hour, Ruff was joined by Gareth Porter, a historian with a PhD in Southeast Asian studies from Cornell University and an investigative journalist for the Inter Press Service, about the turmoil in Egypt and the possible “peace process” in the Israel-Palestine conflict. For the second half of the show, Ruff spoke live with Greg Gordon, who was at the Capitol in Madison, to give us the latest update on the Solidarity Sing-a-long and arrests.