Monday, November 02, 2015
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Cleveland State University
Waetjen Auditorium Cleveland, Ohio 44115
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Ta-Nehisi Coates is arguably one of the premier writers of his generation. A correspondent for The Atlantic best known for his ground-breaking essay The Case for Reparations, Coates has an uncanny ability to leave readers haunted by his insights and perceptions. Michelle Alexander wrote in The New York Times, "...Coates's voice stands nearly...
Friday, October 09, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Major General Richard V. Secord, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, discusses the debate on whether the federal government should sell the Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) to Saudi Arabia. Although a controversial issue among the...
Friday, June 05, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Congressman Ronald Mottl of Ohio's 23rd District speaks on the importance of wage and price controls as the missing ingredient for economic growth. He discusses the threat of inflation and crippling interest rates in Ameria, especially in the Cleveland region,...
Friday, May 29, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Robert Rimmer, author of The Harrad Experiment, speaks on sex, marriage, and the family. Mr. Rimmer is known for his open criticism of monogamy as a social norm, and elaborates upon a nonmonagamous familial stucture. He is a proponent of...
Friday, May 22, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Lester Brown − founder of the Worldwatch Institute, the first research institute devoted to the analysis of global environmental issues − discusses the worldwide effort to create a sustainable society. While president of the Worldwatch institute, Brown established the Worldwatch...
Friday, May 15, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Percy Qoboza, journalist, author, and outspoken critic of the apartheid government in South Africa, speaks on the South African present and future. He details the links between South Africa's racist policies and waning international peace. Mr. Qoboza appeals to the...
Friday, April 24, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Congressman Walter E. Fauntroy, Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, discusses what he terms a "compassionate and constructive alternative" to politics as usual. He elaborates on the balance of trade problems in the U.S. economy, advocating for a restructuring of...
Friday, April 10, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Dr. Helen Caldicott, Founder and National President of Physicians for Social Responsibility, speaks on the medical implications of nuclear war. She urges the City Club to consider nuclear weapons not as a political or economic matter, but as medical issue. Dr....
Friday, March 27, 1981, 12:00 p.m.
Raymond M. Robinson of the Canadian Environmental Protection Service speaks on the continental challenges of acid rain. Citing the interdependence of the United States' and Canadian economies, Mr. Robinson warns that acid rain must be treated as a corporate issue...
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