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Perspectives and Projections (Situations of Substance series)

Journalist and commentator John Nichols returns to Siena Retreat Center--virtually--to offer his enlightened perspectives and sage analysis of current events. His fresh and sometimes humorous, way of pinpointing issues will leave us with his belief in the power of people’s minds and hearts to meet the challenges of our times.

Tuesday, February 9, 2021
6:30 - 8:30pm
Offered virtually via Zoom
Cost is $10 for an evening, $55 for the series of six.

Other programs in the series are:

January 26, 2021: Building a Values-based Economy and the Profit Motive, Lincoln Rice

February 23, 2021: Water: More than Quenching Thirst, Jan Gregorcich, SSND, and Rebecca Moczulewski

March 9, 2021: Gulf War Illness: Advocating for Veterans, Vera Roddy

March 23, 2021: Diversity and Inclusion in a Rapidly Changing World, Kimberly J. Payne

May 11, 2021: America’s Internment: Manzanar Pilgrimage, Joanne Jaruko Doi, MM

John Nichols is a nation-wide journalist and political correspondent for The Nation magazine, and associate editor of The Capital Times. He has authored or co-authored ten books about the fight against a jobless economy, histories of American opposition to empire, and the movements to hold presidents to account. Gore Vidal says, “Of all the giant slayers now afoot, John Nichols’ sword is the sharpest.”


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Perspectives and Projections


Situations of Substance- entire series

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