Great Decisions 2017: Discovery. Discussion. Decision. Inspiring learning about the world. Registration is required. Participants must make a serious commitment to attending all sessions and to reading the printed materials provided. Open to all. Check out your copy of the Great Decisions Briefing Book at the Patron Services Desk.
March 7: The waning of Pax Americana?
March 14: Russia’s foreign policy
March 21: China and America: the new geopolitical equation
March 28: Media and foreign policy
April 4: Turkey: a partner in crisis
April 11: U.S. global engagement and the military
April 18: South Africa’s fragile democracy
April 25: Global health: progress and challenges
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