Discovery President Bruce Chapman to appear on TV war panel

Discovery Institute president Bruce Chapman will participate in a panel discussion on a special program to air on NorthWest Cable News several times this weekend.

“Beyond Baghdad” airs on NWCN (Comcast channel 8) at 8 p.m. Friday the 4th, noon and 8 p.m. Saturday the 5th, and noon and 8 p.m. Sunday the 6th. For listings outside Seattle, click here.

Chapman will join several University of Washington professors in the program to discuss Iraq’s future governance, Middle Eastern response to regime change and US efforts at world diplomacy after the war. The special is sponsored by KING 5 News, NorthWest Cable News, The Seattle Times and the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies at UW.

KING 5 News anchor Don Porter and Seattle Times political reporter David Postman will moderate the discussion. Viewers can submit questions for the panelists by visiting and clicking on “Beyond Baghdad,” or by clicking here or here.

A former ambassador to the UN organizations in Vienna, Chapman has recently written on Iraq in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer here.

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