Establishment outraged as Rep. Tulsi Gabbard goes to Syria on fact-finding mission

THOSE OF US WHO CONTINUE TO SORT OUT THE NEWSWORTHY POSTS KNEW, BUT NOW THE EVIDENCE IS NOW POURING UPON THE PAGES OF HISTORY.

Friends of Syria

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii has stirred up the US foreign policy establishment by going on a private fact-finding mission to Syria. Gabbard has opposed the US policy of regime change in Syria and championed a bill to stop arming terrorists there.

Gabbard’s trip to Syria and Lebanon was made public on Wednesday by Foreign Policy, a magazine close to the very interventionist establishment in Washington long criticised by the Hawaii Democrat.

A veteran of the Iraq War and major in the Hawaii National Guard, Gabbard “has long been committed to peace and ending counterproductive, interventionist wars,” her spokesperson Emily Latimer said in a statement Wednesday.

Gabbard has been a vocal critic of outgoing President Barack Obama’s policy of demanding…

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