(I’ve been told that a transcript of this debate will soon be available at the Monthly Argument website. That could kickstart a useful discussion here, so I’ll post it , once it appears)
Debate Topic: The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan: Can our participation be justified?
A Monthly Argument debate held in Melbourne, Australia. December, 9 2010.
Major General Jim Molan
Retired senior officer in the Australian Army, author of Running the War in Iraq, Chief of Operations, Headquarters Multinational Force in Iraq (MNF-I) 2004-2005
Adam Bandt MP
Greens member for Melbourne in the House of Representatives
Professor Richard Tanter
Director of the Nautilus Institute at RMIT
Editor of Overland magazine
Arthur Dent (previously known as Albert Langer)
Chaired by Darce Cassidy
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