Today our guest host Yuri Rashkin was joined by American scholar of Middle Eastern History and UCLA Professor, James Gelvin, to discuss the rise of ISIS and the United States’ response to the conflict in Iraq and Syria.
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A Public Affair is WORT's daily hour-long talk program. It aims to engage listeners in a conversation on social, cultural, and political issues of importance. The guests range from local activists and scholars to notable national and international figures.