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Gareth Porter

Author Bios

Gareth Porter

Gareth Porter, an independent investigative journalist and historian specializing in US national security policy, received the 2012 Gellhorn Prize for journalism for his coverage of the US war in Afghanistan. His latest book is Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare, published by Just World Books in February.


News and Features

The key “evidence” of an Iranian nuclear weapons program comes via the MEK, a cult-like terrorist group—and was likely produced by Israel.

The Bush Administration cites a 1994 bombing in Argentina to tar Iran as a sponsor of global terror. But a fresh probe finds no evidence of an Iran connection.