Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run weekly each Thursday from March 28 – May 16. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion of American policy will be facilitated. Attend the entire series of lectures or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The program series is co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.
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Though arguably the most advanced economy in the world, the United States still uses centuries-old numbers to measure trade. These antique numbers mangle understanding of the U.S.-China trade relationship, shrinking America’s true economic size and competitiveness, while swelling China’s.Find out more »
This week, we'll discuss cyber conflict and it's role as a new and continually developing threat, which can include foreign interference in elections, industrial sabotage and attacks on infrastructure.Find out more »
The United States and Mexico have a long, intertwined history, with both countries prominently featured in each other’s politics and agendas. This week we’ll discuss the war on drugs, immigration and trade issues that have taxed the relationship over the years.Find out more »
This week we’ll discuss the Trump administration, and how the usual ways of conducting diplomacy have been upended.Find out more »