Afghanistan: Noble Fight or Lost Cause?

In Conversation with Maclean’s

Afghanistan: Noble Fight or Lost Cause?

Maclean’s magazine and CPAC present the second in a series of panel discussions, entitled “Afghanistan: Noble Fight or Lost Cause?,” Halifax, Nova Scotia, November 10, 2009.

CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen moderates a head-to-head debate between Andrew Coyne and Paul Wells (Maclean’s columnists), Chris Alexander (former Canadian ambassador to Afghanistan), Mercedes Stephenson (military analyst), and Scott Taylor (editor, Esprit de Corps).


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Peter Van Dusen

A distinctive and popular personality with more than two decades of reporting and anchoring experience, Peter is a well-known journalist in Canada’s political arena. He joined CPAC in 2001 to host CPAC’s flagship show, PrimeTime Politics, and as Executive Producer of the channel has guided the evolution of programming to strengthen the viewer experience. Prior to joining CPAC, Peter spent 11 years with CBC Television in Ottawa as the evening anchor for local news.