120px-Destruction_in_Homs_(8)Phyllis BennisAs the US Administration continues to claim that it has proof that poison gas was used in Syria and that it was used by the Syrian government, challenges to that ‘knowledge’ have been mounting. With only a week before the Obama Administration will seek Congressional approval for military intervention, MIddle East scholar and policy analyst Phyllis Bennis shared her insights on the history of the region and the US role there. Speaking with Elizabeth Robinson, she talked about what is known, what is argued, and possibilities other than a military response to reach a positive outcome in Syria and beyond.