Anthony Arnove

Iraqis Are People: Killing them is wrong

Anthony Arnove, author of Iraq: The Logic of Withdrawal discusses his recent TomDispatch column “Four Years Later… and Counting” about the terrible destruction America has wrought in Iraq and prospects for a new political realignment against Empire and the central state here at home.

MP3 here. (35:55)

Anthony Arnove is the editor, with Howard Zinn, of Voices of a People’s History of the United States, the long-awaited primary-source companion to A People’s History of the United States. He is also editor of Iraq Under Siege: The Deadly Impact of Sanctions and War and a collection of interviews with Howard Zinn, Terrorism and War. An activist based on Brooklyn, New York, he is on the editorial board of the International Socialist Review and Haymarket Books, and is a member of the National Writers Union and the International Socialist Organization. He also has contributed to The Struggle for Palestine and has written for Z Magazine, The Nation, In These Times, Monthly Review, the Financial Times, and other publications.

Author: Scott Horton

Scott Horton is editorial director of, director of the Libertarian Institute, host of Antiwar Radio on Pacifica, 90.7 FM KPFK in Los Angeles, California and podcasts the Scott Horton Show from He’s the author of the 2017 book, Fool’s Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan and editor of The Great Ron Paul: The Scott Horton Show Interviews 2004–2019. He’s conducted more than 5,000 interviews since 2003. Scott lives in Austin, Texas with his wife, investigative reporter Larisa Alexandrovna Horton. He is a fan of, but no relation to the lawyer from Harper’s. Scott’s Twitter, YouTube, Patreon.