A Debate: Is War Ever Justifiable?

Feb 12, 2018
Event Sector: 
Justice & Governance
Event 2nd Sector: 
Peacebuilding & Relations
Event 3rd Sector: 
None Selected
Event Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Event Cost: 
FREE
Event Location: 
Bonnie Hurlburt Auditorium, Radford University
801 E Main St
Radford, VA 24141
United States

A Debate: Is War Ever Justifiable?

Pete Kilner is a writer and military ethicist who served more than 28 years in the Army as an infantryman and professor at the U.S. Military Academy. He deployed multiple times to Iraq and Afghanistan to conduct research on combat leadership. A graduate of West Point, he holds an M.A. in philosophy from Virginia Tech and a Ph.D. in Education from Penn State.

David Swanson is an author, activist, journalist, and radio host. He is director of WorldBeyondWar.org. Swanson’s books include War Is A Lie and War Is Never Just. He is a 2015, 2016, 2017 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee. He holds an M.A. in philosophy from UVA.