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Great Decisions Discussion Series
August 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until October 10, 2019
Join in the Foreign Policy Association’s discussion program on world affairs. The group meets once a month for eight sessions. David Alpern, reporter, writer, broadcast and podcast producer and anchor, will moderate each lively discussion. Participants read excerpts from the “Great Decisions Briefing Book” ahead of each meeting, The first excerpt will be available at the circulation desk when you register; or order the book if you prefer. The group will watch a 20-minute background video and discuss the most critical global issues facing America today. Topics for 2019 include: Refugees and Global Migration; The Middle East: Regional Disorder; Nuclear negotiations: Back to the Future?; The Rise of Populism in Europe; Decoding U.S.-China Trade; Cyber Conflicts and Geopolitics; The United States and Mexico: Partnership Tested; State of the State Department and Diplomacy. Registration required. Limit 25.
Thursdays, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Registration information: Registration begins March 1st at 10:00 am. Register online using this calendar, go to the date of the first event in the series to place your reservation. Please register before the first class begins as registration is for the series, not individual sessions, and online registration will be unavailable once the series begins.