Listening to this video, the words coming out of O’Bagy’s mouth are unmistakably representing John McCain’s policy on Syria, especially the point about the US not simply engaging in a punitive military strike but instead to carry out a sustained campaign to change the balance in the interest of ‘moderate’ rebels. Did McCain’s people recruit her and why is the media not investigating this angle more?
Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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