Lectures at 10am, Crossroads United Church, 690 Sir John A. Macdonald Blvd

Series B  - DEBATES ON THE PUBLIC SQUARE.

The public square is always the scene of fairly vigorous debates, some primarily rational, some predominantly emotional. Whatever their origins and nature, these debates constantly preoccupy academics, writers, journalists and members of the general public. This series of lectures will look at five topics that have given rise to discussion and controversy in recent years.

Cost:

Series B – $67/person, 5 lectures
Series A & B- $124.00 per person

New: Lectures may have available seats at $20.00. Call ahead for single availability.

Where and when:

All lectures start at 10am and are held at Crossroads United Church, 690 Sir John A. Macdonald Blvd unless otherwise stated. See "Things You Should Know" section on homepage for other routine details.

Dates:

26 Oct 2018 - 30 Nov 2018

Lectures:

Links to some of our speakers may be available here if  you wish to learn more.

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Oct 26: Professor Arthur Sweetman, McMaster University, Former Director of the Queen’s School of Policy Studies.

“Canadian Immigration: An Economic Appraisal”

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Nov. 2: Mr. John Foster, International Energy Consultant and author of Oil and World Politics.

“Pipelines versus the Environment in Canada”

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Nov. 9: Professor Asa McKercher, Dept. of History, Royal Military College.
“Anti-Americanism, Non Americanism and Canadian Exceptionalism.”

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Nov 16: NO LECTURE
CHURCH BAZAAR

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Nov. 23: Amb. Retired Louis A. Delvoie, Centre of International Defence Policy, Queen’s University

“Religion versus Secularism in North America”

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Nov. 30:Mr. Alan Kary, Former Ontario government official and consultant on Aboriginal issues

“Indigenous Peoples: Rights and Claims”

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