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How Can You Think That?

A Political Book Club

Do you find yourself upset by the level of political dysfunction and polarization of opinions?  There must be a better way of having discussions about politics than what is seen on the internet or television or hear in shouting matches between people who disagree with each other.

Join a political book club with those interested in bridging political divides and having good conversations about why conservatives and liberals often find it hard to meet on common ground.

A new book will be featured each month as the basis for discussion.

This will be a discussion group, hopefully involving people from a variety of backgrounds and ways of thinking.

When: 4th Tuesday of the month.
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Dates: June 26, Sept. 25, Oct. 30, Nov. 27 (no meeting in December)
Where: cSpace , Room 310, 1721-29 Ave. SW
Facilitator:

Jim Conway, retired Calgary lawyer, will facilitate this group.

Julie Sedivy, a Calgary-based writer & language scientist currently is an adjunct associate professor at the University of Calgary.  Julie has developed the structure for this program  & will provide guidance.

Register: Jim Conway at: jimconway@me.com
Maximum: 12 participants; wait list will be established
Drop ins may be considered after the first session

At our meeting on March 27th, we will be discussing the book: 

The Great Divide: Why Liberals and Conservatives Will Never, Ever Agree, by William D. Geirdner

It's available from Shelf Life Books and from the Kindle store.   

Before you register you must be a member of CALL.

*To participate in most programs, you must be a member.  Exceptions are listed as Open to the Public


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