Our 51st Year

Global Issues 2022
Video Delayed One Week
Longboat Key

Recordings of the 12 SILL Series III lectures will be shown on Thursday evenings at 7:30 pm in the Temple Beth Israel sanctuary. The video will be the recording from the previous Thursday’s Sarasota lecture. The first video will be shown on Thursday, January 20, 2022 and the last on Thursday, April 9, 2022.

The showings are open to the public. Daily tickets to all lectures are $10 at the door. Payment may be made by cash or check only.

Temple Beth Israel phone: 941-383-3428
Visit the TBI website, www.tbi-lbk.org for information on the event

Click on title for lecture summary, click on speaker name for biography.

20 Stories That Never Made It Into Print: Backstairs at the White House
Thomas DeFrank
27 Making Peace in the Middle East
Brian Hook
3 Independence Corrupted: How America's Judges Really Make Their Decisions
Charles Schudson
10 Can Europe Become French Again?
Martin Walker
17 How American Democracy Has Renewed Itself in the Past
Jeremi Suri
24 Reckoning With the Legacy of White Supremacy in American Christianity
Robert Jones
3 New Hardline President Raisi and U.S.- Iran Relations
Mohsen Milani
10 What Makes Vladimir Putin Tick?
John Beyrle
17 Can a Democratic America Compete with a Totalitarian China?
Robert Lieber
24 Domestic Extremism
Peter Bergen
31 Why America No Longer Gets Asia
Evan Feigenbaum
7 Like War: How Social Media Has Become Weaponized, and What We Need to Know About It
Peter Singer