Should NATO Expand to the East ? Will the proposed NATO expansion consolidate or eliminate stability in Europe ?


Should mercenaries be recognised as a legitimate part of warfare and given the same rights as soldiers?


Should the United States participate in UN peacekeeping operations and, if so, should the United States permit its troops to serve as UN troops (rather than as US troops under an independent command)?


Should we be governed by a 'world government', with the United Nations Assembly becoming a directly elected parliament? Should nation-states give up more of their sovereignty to supranational institutions?


Does the Islamic Republic of Iran have the right to develop nuclear weapons, or are the USA and its allies justified in placing sanctions on Iran as a result of suspicions about its nuclear program?


Should the United States do more to prevent illegal immigration and seek to identify and expel illegal aliens? Or should it pursue immigration reform, for example by granting an amnesty for existing illegal immigrants, and offering legal guest worker programs?


Should outside nations or international organisations become involved in the military conflict in the Russian province of Chechnya?