Dissenters today are still treated exactly the same way by the mainstream press as they were 15 years ago at the beginning of the Iraq War.
As a former soldier, Senator Jim Molan ought to know better than to share Russian propaganda.
Returned Sergeant Kevin Frost cannot deal with the pain and guilt of what happened in Afghanistan any longer. It's a pain foreign correspondent John Martinkus knows well.
The failure of Bush, Blair, Murdoch and Howard to be held accountable for the Iraq invasion contributes to the profound discontent gripping their countries.
Blair lied to his cabinet, his party, and the people of his nation. Effectively, he used the entire UK as a patsy.
Shorten touched on Trump, but generally speaking both sides have avoided talk of foreign policy so far this campaign.
There used to be a fiction of safety in Iraq, but with Australian and American troops gone, that fiction has crumbled too, writes foreign correspondent John Martinkus.