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Great Decisions Series attempts to raise community's Global IQ

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Submitted 12-21-2018 under NONPROFITS

Migration, cybersecurity, China and trade, Syria and the state of the State Department. The World Affairs Council of Western Michigan once again tackles important global issues in its annual Great Decisions series, scheduled for February and March...

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Former ambassador, Carter Center CEO speaks on global health

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Submitted 03-21-2018 under NONPROFITS

The diseases that afflict the poorest of the poor are often neglected by the global health community. Virtually no one in United States or Europe suffers from Guinea worm disease, or river blindness or lymphatic filariasis, diseases that mire their...

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Spotlight on South Africa as 'Great Decisions' continues

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Submitted 03-12-2018 under NONPROFITS

Recession and unemployment. Accusations of corruption. Internal divisions and public frustrations. The resignation of President Jacob Zuma. Major issues threaten to bring down the African National Congress (ANC), the party that has governed South...

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Great Decisions Series spotlights U.S.-Turkey relations: Is there trouble brewing?

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Submitted 02-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

The Turkish-American bilateral partnership has its roots embedded in the Cold War. However, since the onset of heightened instability in the region, Turkey's relationship with the U.S. has come under increased strain. Dr. Sinan Ciddi, director...

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