Great Decisions with Tina McCusker: The Philippines and the US: Change and Continuity

Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The topic, THE PHILIPPINES AND THE U.S., will be discussed via Zoom; a valid email address is required to register and attend. Questions? Email Tina McCusker, Reference Librarian & Great Decisions Facilitator at New attendees are encouraged to join! 

This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a link to the Zoom meeting, will be in your confirmation email from EventBrite (check your spam folder if you do not see it in your inbox). A reminder email will be sent a day prior that will include the same link and Zoom information.

If you have questions please email Molly Riportella, Head of Adult Services at or Tina McCusker, Reference Librarian & Great Decisions Facilitator at  New attendees are encouraged to join! 

Once you have registered, you should complete the reading and view the accompanying video prior to the meeting. For additional resources about the topic, visit:

Click here to view the the video, The Will of the People: Duterte's Philippines - Narrated by David Strathairn

***If you do not have the Great Decisions Booklet, viewing the video meets the prerequisite. Reading at least one or two of the related readings is also encouraged.

Additonal Resources

The Foreign Policy Association's Great Decisions YouTube Playlist: During the COVID 19 Crisis all episodes of the 2020 Great Decisions videos are available to view online via YouTube for free.
Great Decisions 2020 Spring Update: The Updates are a free supplement to Great Decisions.
World Affairs Council Update: New articles and information related to the 2020 Great Decisions Topic.

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