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Our 49th Year

Thursday Series

Sarasota Lectures
Venice Lectures

Overview
Lakewood Ranch Lectures
Global Issues 2020
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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9 The National Security Challenge of China: Game On
Gary Roughead
16 Iranian-American Relations Update
Mohsen Milani
23 Changing Climate: Changing….Well….Everything
Terry Root
30 The European Union in Uncertain Times
Martin Walker
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6 America's Nation-Building Efforts - What Have We Learned?
Jeremi Suri
13 Driven to Extremes
Margaret Jay
20 Solutions to Slavery in Our Country
Laurel Bellows
27 Fateful Choices in the Middle East: Israel and the United States
Dennis Ross
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5 Battles of the Future: How Technology Replaces Traditional Weapons of War
Sean & Jessica McFate
12 China's Economic Challenges and U.S.-China Competition
David Dollar
19 Indispensable Nation? The U.S. Role in World Order
Robert Lieber
26 Putin and Our Presidential Elections
Robert Barylski