The wisdom of the Iraq invasion will be debated through history but it is wrong to say it was launched for political benefit.
Noah Kristula-Green recently debated Charles Kadlec about the problems with the gold standard and why we need a Federal Reserve.
Last week I debated The Crisis of Zionism with my friend David Suissa at Temple Israel in Los Angeles.
early 14c., "a quarrel, dispute, disagreement," from Old French debat; see debate (v.). Sense of "a formal dispute, a debating contest" is perhaps from early 15c.