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  • Spokane

ONLINE: Understanding Israel

How much do Americans really know about the people and culture of Israel? How can we foster a better understanding of this intricate state and its neighbors? Join Professor Nancy Koppelman as she explores 12 features of Israel’s history, diverse ethnic and religious ways of life, governance and justice structures, and educational system. This talk […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Thursday
    December 9, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Spokane, United States
  • December 9
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  • Seattle

ONLINE: The Samurai Code: How Bushido Changes Lives

Bushido—the way of the warrior—is the code of ethics practiced by the samurai warriors of ancient Japan, a code which includes courage, integrity, benevolence, respect, honesty, honor, and loyalty. Through her own story of using Bushido to overcome a traumatic brain injury, Lori Tsugawa Whaley shows how the code can help people find hope, resilience, […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Thursday
    December 9, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Seattle, United States
  • December 9
  • |
  • Seattle

ONLINE: Hidden Histories: The South Vietnamese Side of the Vietnam War

The Vietnam War is seen by much of the Western world as being fought between the Americans and North Vietnamese Communists, with the South Vietnamese largely absent. Yet many Vietnamese refugees who came to America after the war served in the South Vietnamese military, and there is little recognition and understanding of their contributions and […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Thursday
    December 9, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Seattle, United States
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