Winter Fridays

Winter Fridays NEWS World
Current Events
Time: 10:10am ‚Äď 12 Noon
Room: Forum, East Campus


January 23, January 30, February 6 and February 13
The Facilitator gives brief opening comments on the subjects to be covered at the start of each session.  However, breaking news will take precedent over any of these subjects, if the class desires.

Possible subjects to be discussed, in no particular order, are:
    US foreign policy
    Domestic issues: gridlock or compromise?
    Science and medicine: Are research funds allocated effectively?
    Middle East Update: National Security and other interests
    Does the two-party system work?
    Is there a way to make all levels of government accountable? 
    Regarding Supreme Court decisions and inactions of Congress,
¬†¬†¬† can ‚Äúmoneyed interests‚ÄĚ on our laws and¬†regulations be reversed?¬†¬†¬†
    Rising inequality: what are the causes and implications?

David Davidson has facilitated LLI courses on the conflicts in the Middle East and in Kashmir. He has earned a BBA and an MBA from CUNY, a BA from Marymount College, and an MS in Counseling from Fordham University. His education framed two careers, one in the corporate sector and a second in academia.