Gareth Porter is an American historian, investigative journalist and policy analyst specializing in the national security state. He is the author of several books including: "Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare." His work has been published in distinguished media for decades, and he was the 2012 winner of the Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism. He is also working on a new book on the same subject as his recent article.
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Gareth's recent article "US 'deep state' sold out counter-terrorism to keep itself in business" http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/us-deep-state-sold-out-counter-terrorism-parochial-interests-823825145
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