Democracy Now: Calling for U.S. aid to Iraqi refugees

The U.S. has resettled only 5,000 of 4.3 million displaced Iraqis since the invasion of Iraq. On top of that, less than 1% of all Iraqi refugees have landed in developed nations.

Amy Goodman discusses the developing crisis and highlights heroic institutions, such as The List Project, working to fix the problem.

Part 2 after the jump.

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