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 first discussion is set for February 12, 2018 at Oak Park Library, 9500 Bluejacket, Overland Park from 6:30-8 p.m. Check our events calendar for the schedule. To participate, contact us.
The Great Decisions Briefing Book features impartial, thought-provoking analyses on eight issues of concern to U.S. policy.
The topics for 2018:
- Waning of Pax Americana?
- Russia’s foreign policy
- China’s geopolitics
- Media and foreign policy
- Turkey: partner in crisis
- U.S. global engagements and the military
- South Africa’s fragile democracy
- Global health issues
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. Place an order in December 2017 or January 2018. The book will be mailed in January.