The U.S. military in the 21st century by WBEZ's Worldview published on 2013/08/01 19:34:29 +0000 The organization Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW) is holding its annual convention this week. On Friday, August 2nd at 7:00 pm they'll discuss the current and future state of U.S. military intervention. Author Chris Parenti and Vincent Emanuele, an Iraq war vet and member of IVAW, are taking part in the convention. They join us to discuss the state of American militarism. (Photo: AP Images).