War, What Is It Good For?


The prez's speech last night might have rendered questions of invading Iraq moot, but the issue remains emintently worthy of debate.

Last fall, Reason featured a week-long, online debate on the issue between Ohio State University's John Mueller, author of Public Opinion in the Gulf War, and the Cato Institute's Brink Lindsey, author of Against the Dead Hand: The Uncertain Struggle for Global Capitalism. Their exchange and reader comments are online here.