Wednesday, April 15, 2015
7:00 to 8:30 pm
James Bay New Horizons
234 Menzies Street
Topic: Canada goes to war with ISIS – Pro and Con
The Canadian government says ISIS poses a serious threat to Canadians and must be destroyed. Opposition groups deny there is a threat, and criticize the decision to go to war.
For a comprehensive background, we highly recommend that you see this excellent NY Times infographic (Apr. 7) explains the conflict in and easy to read format with excellent graphics: http://www.nytimes.com/
PRO – The threats are real, and Canada must defend itself from ISIS
ISIS directly threatens Canada: http://globalnews.ca/news/
An overview of threats: http://globalnews.ca/news/
CON – The threats are overblown, and Canada should stay out of the conflict
Countering Islamic State: A failing strategy:
Terrorism is overblown: http://www.straight.com/news/
The expanded Iraq mission is an immoral misadventure: http://www.theglobeandmail.
Challenging the evidence of a threat: http://www.cbc.ca/news/
See you there. Bring 2 friends.