Iraq and Oil In any discussion about Iraq, it's hard to avoid the question: Isn't it about the oil? Join guest host John Ydstie for a look at the role of oil in the Iraq crisis and the implications of war at the gas pump.

Guest:

Lawrence Goldstein
* President, Petroleum Industry Research Foundation

Phyllis Bennis
* Fellow, Institute for Policy Studies

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In any discussion about Iraq, it's hard to avoid the question: Isn't it about the oil? Join guest host John Ydstie for a look at the role of oil in the Iraq crisis and the implications of war at the gas pump.

Guest:

Lawrence Goldstein
* President, Petroleum Industry Research Foundation

Phyllis Bennis
* Fellow, Institute for Policy Studies