“That crisis is now tearing Iraq to shreds and is tearing the region to shreds – expanded to Syria and elsewhere.”
Chomsky also points out that the United States is isolating Syria and Iran who are working tirelessly to stop ISIS’s expansion, but adds that ISIS is enforcing an imperialist agenda of deteriorating the Middle East and North Africa for better control of the region by Western nations and their allies in the Middle East.
Linguist and activist Noam Chomsky talks with an Iraq War veteran and answers questions collected by human rights activists from people currently living under siege in Fallujah, Iraq. The interviewer, Ross Caputi, is a veteran of the 2nd US-led siege of Fallujah. He is on the Board of Directors of the Islah Reparations Project