Culture 29 November 2010 Christopher Hitchens v Tony Blair: the video Watch the atheist writer and the former prime minister clash over religion in Toronto. Print HTML The full debate between Christopher Hitchens (whom I interviewed iin summer this year) and Tony Blair is now available to watch online. The pair debated whether religion was a force for good in the world. In a vote after the debate, 68 per cent of the audience sided with Hitchens and 32 per cent with Blair. Now you've got a chance to make your own mind up. Christopher Hitchens: opening statement Tony Blair: opening statement › Did Margaret Thatcher practise the “politics of envy”? George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman. Subscribe More Related articles Every day, Theresa May's mask slips a little further Checkmate for a broken republic: on Benjamin and Brecht Celluloid Dreams: are film scores the next area of serious musical scholarship?