Two of the biggest names in Canadian journalism will debate the country’s continued presence in Afghanistan at the Neptune Theatre tonight.

 

MacLean’s senior columnist Paul Wells and national editor Andrew Coyne will participate in a roundtable entitled Afghanistan: Noble Fight or Lost Cause.

 

Chris Alexander, Canada’s first resident ambassador to Afghanistan, Scott Taylor, a former soldier and current editor of Esprit du Corps, and military analyst Mercedes Stephenson will also join the discussion, which runs from eight to 10 p.m. tonight.

 

The roundtable will be broadcast nationally on CPAC. Tickets range from $15 to $20.