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Great Decisions 2014, America’s Largest Discussion Program on World Affairs

Marlene Sincaglia

Monday, January 13, 2014 • 9:35pm

SUMMIT, NJ - Interweave and the League of Women Voters of Berkeley Heights, New Providence & Summit are co-sponsoring Great Decisions 2014.  Great Decisions is America’s largest discussion program on world affairs.  The most critical global issues facing America today are on the agenda for the 2014season. Course topics include: Defense technology, Israel and the US, Turkey's challenger, Islamic Awakening, Energy Independence, Food and Climate, China's foreign policy and the US Trade policy

The series is produced by the Foreign Policy Association. which provides the excellent manual and a video to introduce each topic. Lively discussion is encouraged by the facilitator. After each session, participants fill out opinion ballots which are sent to members of Congress and appropriate departments.

The program runs for 8 Wednesdays from February 12- April 9th (but not on March 5th {Ash Wednesday}) at the Calvary Church on the corner of Woodland and De Forest Avenues in Summit.  The cost for the 8 week session is $95.00 ($85.00 for sponsor members) all inclusive or you can join an individual session at $20.00 plus the cost of materials. You may send a check,made payable to Interweave, to the Interweave Office, 31 Woodland Avenue, Summit NJ 07901.  Or you can register with a credit card over the phone, 908-277-2120.

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