Open to the Public: Civil Discourse Speaker Series Presentation

Open Inquiry in Pursuit of Truth
Wednesday, June 9th @ 6:15 p.m. CT
CIVIL DISCOURSE SPEAKER SERIES
Open Inquiry in Pursuit of Truth
Wednesday, June 9th @ 6:15 p.m. CT
Link to Meeting: Launch Meeting - Zoom
 
Please forward to interested friends and join us for a stimulating virtual discussion as we host
                     Dr. Marian L. Tupy to discuss human progress, his new book, and the question:
 
"​Are things Getting Better or Worse?"
 Wednesday, June 9th @ 6:15 p.m. CT
 
Dr. Tupy will provide an overview of the purpose, background research, and findings of the book he co-authored
The Ten Global Trends that Every Smart Person Should Know:  And Many Other Trends You Will Find Interesting 
 
The book provides charts and graphs for easy access to areas of interest, and to independently published facts that will surprise most readers and stimulate interest and questions for our speaker and beyond.  
The book is available: 
In electronic form at https://www.tenglobaltrends.org/download  password: TenTrends2021
 
And in limited hard copy supply on first come basis; please limit to two books per household
Free pick-up begins Monday 5/24
Current Students at Country Day and Newman on Behalf of Family and Friends: at Main Offices During School Hours  
Invited Public: at the Laitram HR building (200 Laitram Lane) between 9-12a.m. CT Mondays-Through Fridays 
 
 “Nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first understood”, Leonardo Da Vinci (1452-1519).”
 
MEET OUR SPEAKER
MARIAN L. TUPY
Senior Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
 
Marian L. Tupy is the editor of Human​Progress​.org, a senior fellow at the Cato Institute's Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity and co‐​author of The Simon Project. He specializes in globalization and global well‐​being, and politics and economics of Europe and Southern Africa. His articles were published in the Financial Times, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Newsweek, The U.K. Spectator, Foreign Policy and various other outlets both in the United States and overseas. He appeared on BBC, CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, FOX News, FOX Business and other channels. Tupy received his BA in international relations and classics from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, and his PhD in international relations from the University of St. Andrews in Great Britain. He is the co‐​author of the recent book, Ten Global Trends that Every Smart Person Needs to Know: And Many Other Trends You Will Find Interesting.

The Civil Discourse Speaker Series is hosted by a collaboration among Newman, Country Day & Sacred Heart.
Sponsored by Greg Rusovich and Jay Lapeyre Families
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