Video: In Depth with Phyllis Bennis
Phyllis Bennis talks in depth about her life, career, and work.
Phyllis Bennis talks about her life, career, and work. Phyllis Bennis, director of the New Internationalism Project at the Institute for Policy Studies, is also a fellow at the Transnational Institute and an adviser to United Nation officials on the Middle East.
She responds to telephone calls and electronic communications. A previously recorded video was shown of Ms. Bennis giving a tour of her library and talking about her writing habits at her home in the Adams Morgan area of Washington, D.C.
Phyllis Bennis is the author of eight books, including From Stones to Statehood: The Palestinian Uprising (1990); Calling the Shots: How Washington Dominates Today's UN (2000); Before & After: US Foreign Policy and the September 11th Crisis (2003); Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: A Primer (2009); Understanding the US-Iran Crisis: A Primer (2009); and Ending the US War in Afghanistan: A Primer (2010).
Ms. Bennis is also co-editor of Beyond the Storm: A Gulf Crisis Reader (1991) and Altered States: A Reader in the New World Order (1993).