Violence in Iraq, ISIS and America’s War Rhetoric

Michael Shank, Ph.D., Associate Director for Legislative Affairs at the Friends Committee on National Legislation and Adjunct Faculty at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, discusses the latest crisis in Iraq, the ISIS takeover of Iraqi cities, the history of political and economic marginalization of Sunnis, the environmental resources at stake, weapons trafficking, democratic prospects, and the US government’s plans for air strikes and drone strikes.  Video courtesy of RT.