Mark Perry discusses some of the disasters of America’s foreign policy for the last 20 years, particularly U.S. support for Saudi Arabia in their war in Yemen and repeated cases of empowering Iran by starting or supporting ill-advised conflicts that end up making Iran look strong. Perry says there’s no way to wrap up our involvement in the region; America simply needs to get out now and stop perpetrating this injustice altogether.
Discussed on the show:
- “The Military Officials Who Knew Saudi Arabia Would Fail” (The American Conservative)
- “04/22/15 – Mark Perry – The Scott Horton Show” (The Scott Horton Show)
- “US maintains intelligence relationship with Houthis” (Al-Monitor)
- “Tulsi Gabbard and the Military – LobeLog” (LobeLog)
Mark Perry is the author of Talking to Terrorists: Why America Must Engage with its Enemies and The Most Dangerous Man in America: The Making of Douglas MacArthur. His most recent book, The Pentagon’s Wars was released in October. Read his work at The American Conservative Magazine and follow him on Twitter @MarkPerryDC.
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