We learn about foreign policy issues by joining the Great Decisions discussion group.
Great Decisions takes you beyond the headlines by providing a look at eight of the most significant and far-reaching challenges facing the world. The discussion group meets bi-monthly from February through May,.
The Great Decisions Briefing Book features impartial, thought-provoking analyses on eight issues of concern to U.S. policy.
Details on the 2019 topics and book will be available in November 2018.
The topics for 2018 were:
- Feb. 12, The waning of Pax Americana
- Feb. 26, Russia’s foreign policy
- March 12, China’s economic power and geopolitics
- March 26, Media and foreign policy
- April 9, Turkey: A partner in crisis
- April 23, U.S. defense budget
- May 7, South Africa
- May 21, Global health
To order the 2018 Briefing Book, contact the Kansas City International Relations Council (816-221-4204, or www.irckc.org). The $24 cost includes shipping.