Iraq and Afghanistan Wars
Panelists talked about the history of U.S. policy in Iraq and Afghanistan; the current strategic and economic goals; the political, legal… read more
Panelists talked about the history of U.S. policy in Iraq and Afghanistan; the current strategic and economic goals; the political, legal and economic context; and the effect of these policies in combating terrorism. After their presentations the panelists responded to audience members' questions.
Anthony Arnove is the author of Iraq: The Logic of Withdrawal. Michael Schwartz is the author of the forthcoming book War Without End: The Iraq War in Context.
This event was part of a symposium called “Winter Soldier: Iraq and Afghanistan” held in the National Labor College. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Amy Goodman Host and Executive Producer Pacifica Radio->Democracy Now!
- Michael Schwartz Professor State University of New York, Stony Brook->Sociology
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