Book Discussion on Why Do You Kill?: The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance
Jurgen Todenhofer talked about his book Why Do You Kill?: The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance (The Disinformation Company; April 1,… read more
Jurgen Todenhofer talked about his book Why Do You Kill?: The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance (The Disinformation Company; April 1, 2009). Jurgen Todenhofer interviewed resistence fighters in Iraq to find out what drives them. In his interview by Professor Miller he told stories of people he had met and recommended that all those who are responsible for military activities be required to spend time on the front lines. He also talked about military strategy and foreign policy. Mr. Todenhofer responded to questions from members of the audience.
This event was part of the First Tuesdays Series hosted by Mark Crispin Miller at McNally Jackson Books in New York City.
Jurgen Todenhofer was a member of the German parliament for 18 years and is currently an executive at a German media firm. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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