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TODAY IS A GREAT DAY TO BECOME A MEMBER OF YOUR WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL Give to support global affairs awareness programs in the community and in your schools.  LAST WEEK’S QUIZ WINNERS Pat Miletich, Nashville, TN Stephen Freidberg, Boston, MA Brian Smallwood, Nashville, TN Pete Griffin, Nashville, TN Tucker Handley, Cleveland, OH Sam Horner, Nashville, TN SalahDine Hammoud, Colorado...
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Don’t miss TNWAC’s SUPER Tuesday Webinars — Global News Review with Dick, Breck and Pat with Guests Dr. Susan Haynes and Ambassador Cindy Courville at 2pm CT and “Global Dialogue” — US-China Relations with Admiral Bill Owens  at 7pm CT Weekly Listing of Digital Programs Presented by the network of World Affairs Councils of America...
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TODAY IS A GREAT DAY TO BECOME A MEMBER OF YOUR WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL Give to support global affairs awareness programs in the community and in your schools.  LAST WEEK’S QUIZ WINNERS Deb Monroe, Cambridgeshire, UK Kathy Ingleson, Brentwood, TN Pat Miletich, Nashville, TN Himanshu Manchanda, Nashville, TN Pete Griffin, Nashville, TN Mary Raffety, Nashville, TN Nawzad Hawrami, Nashville,...
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Dear Friends of the World Affairs Council, Today we observe the 75th anniversary of the signing of the United Nations Charter in San Francisco. The Charter is a foundational treaty and binds its signatories to the articles, and places the Charter above all other treaties. The United Nations was formed from the ashes of World...
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Greetings World Affairs Council Members and Friends: The Covid-19 pandemic grinds on, impacting every corner of our lives, businesses, leisure, and families and friends. Most normal routines are no longer normal and much of what we took for granted in our daily lives has changed in major ways. At the World Affairs Council, we’ve been...
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Greetings World Affairs Council Members and Friends: The pivot from in-person programs to digital offerings continues this week with our News Review (Amb Dick Bowers and I) at a one-time new hour of 11 a.m. on Tuesday vice the regular 2 p.m. CT start. On Tuesday evening don’t miss “Global Nashville with Karl Dean” as...
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Greetings World Affairs Council Members and Friends: Thanks to the special guests who joined us last week for our Webinars: Ambassador Marcie Ries, Ambassador Charles Bowers and Dr. Thomas Schwartz on Tuesday evening and UK Consul General Andrew Staunton on Wednesday. Also thanks to Colleen Ryan for filling in as co-host of Tuesday’s news review....
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Greetings World Affairs Council Members and Friends: Everything Zooms. Or so it seems. Our World Affairs Council, like many other organizations, families and individuals has turned to the power of digital technology to stay connected, to get work done and to cope with the frustration of physical distancing while staying out of circulation. And we’re...
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