San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Can France save the world?
Mehdi Hasan will challenge Bernard Kouchner, co-founder of Medecins sans Frontieres and former French Foreign Minister on France’s military interventionism. Are the country’s motives altruistic or do they respond to a neo-colonialist agenda?
Please note this is an Al Jazeera televised event recorded in the Oxford Union debating chamber hired for this occasion and not an Oxford Union debate.
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When & Where
Al Jazeera: Head to Head
Head to Head is Al Jazeera’s forum for ideas, hosted by Mehdi Hasan.
The show tackles the big issues of our time, like faith, democracy and freedom of speech and includes a Q&A with the audience at the Oxford Union.