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World Affairs Member Coffee and Discussion Group - How the World is Responding to the Trump Administration

  • Wed, June 14, 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • WACM Office, 102 Bedford St, Portland
Monthly Meeting of the
World Affairs Council of Maine
Member Coffee and Discussion Group
      
How the world is responding to the Trump Administration

Members, please join us for the WACM Coffee Group. This is an informal monthly get-together just for members to talk in a small group about a global topic of current interest.  Sign-up is required as space is limited to 12 members to allow for a good small-group discussion.  Please email Amy Holland at aholland@wacmaine.org or call (207) 780-4337 if you plan to attend.
 
This month's background reading:

"How to Respond to Trump's America," The Guardian:

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/jun/02/paris-climate-deal-to-trumps-rogue-america

"Decoding Donald Trump's Foreign Policy," Al Jazeera

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/06/decoding-donald-trumps-foreign-policy-170605220035165.html

"Donald Trump Makes It Hard for Europeans to Keep Their Cool," The Economist:

http://www.economist.com/news/europe/21722882-week-sniping-between-germany-and-america-shows-cost-responding-provocations-donald?zid=297&ah=3ae0fe266c7447d8a0c7ade5547d62ca

"NATO, Meet Donald Trump," The Atlantic:

https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2017/05/nato-trump/528087/

"What ISIS Fighters Think of Trump," POLITICO:

http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/03/what-isis-fighters-think-of-trump-214843

"Minister: Canada Will Build Up Its Military as the US Pulls Back From World Stage," Washington Post: 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/minister-canada-will-build-up-its-military-as-the-us-pulls-back-from-world-stage/2017/06/06/4c841a22-4ad8-11e7-987c-42ab5745db2e_story.html?utm_term=.b7577737602d

"Trump Discovers Article 5 After Disastrous NATO Visit," The Atlantic: 

http://foreignplicy.com/2017/06/09/trump-discovers-article-5-after-disastrous-nato-visit-brussels-visit-transatlantic-relationship-europe/?utm_content=buffer54b3d&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer





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