Sarasota

Lakewood Ranch Lectures

Global Issues 2017


Lectures are held at Cornerstone Church 14306 Covenant Way and start at 7:00 pm

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

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12 At the Intersection of Energy, Environment, and Economics
Molly Williamson
19 The New Administration and Iranian Policy
Dr. Mohsen Milani
26 Women in Combat
Jessica Lewis McFate
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2 The Bumpy Roads Ahead
Martin Walker
9 Modern Day Slavery In the United States and Throughout the World
Laurel Bellows
16 The United States and Cuba: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Dr. Jorge Dominguez
23 Saudi Arabia in a Time of Social, Political, Economic, and Religious Change
Bernard Haykel
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2 Electoral Votes: What Were the Founders Thinking? What Would They Do Today?
Mark Weston
9 The Doomsday Clock: How Close to Midnight?
John Mecklin
16 Condition Critical: Life and Death in Israel/Palestine
Dr. Alice Rothchild
23 Middle East Policy Options for the New Administration
Amb. Robert Ford
30 Why America Can't Have (and Doesn't Want) Another Great President
Dr. Aaron David Miller