Event

World Affairs Forum

Join us for a lively and free-ranging discussion of current world affairs!

Facilitator Michael Wood discusses and navigates the often-murky waters of global current events. Each session starts with a discussion about the topics below, followed by an open forum.

· September 5:  Refugees—What is the difference between asylum seekers and economic migrants— and does it matter?

· September 19: Taxes— Too high? Too low? Just right? Can tax redistribute income and alleviate inequality?

· October 3: Brexit—it’s moving forward and Boris Johnson is PM. What’s in the cards for the UK?

· October 17:The Canadian Federal Election—it’s coming! Join us to discuss

· November 7:The European Union after Brexit—what faces the remaining 27 E.U. nations?

· November 21: China’s Silk Road—good thing, bad thing, or too soon to tell?

· December 5: Trump and the US 2020 Election

No registration required. Drop in! For more info call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

Location: 

Lynn Valley

Time: 

Repeats every month on September, October, November, December on the first Thursday until Thu Dec 05 2019. Also includes Thu Sep 19 2019, Thu Oct 17 2019, Thu Nov 21 2019.
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Audience: 

  • Adults