Prophets of War: Unmasking the Defence Lobby


“Prophets of War: Unmasking the Defence Lobby” is a presentation by William D. Hartung, from the Center for International Policy, based in New York, and is part of the 2013 Ottawa Peace Festival. It will take place October 1 at 12:30 at Ottawa City Hall in the Councillor Lounge. Mr. Hartung will speak about the growing influence of companies that make arms in Canada, and what we can do to create an economy based on peace and sustainability.

 

Prophets of War: Unmasking the Defence Lobby

A presentation by William Hartung of the Center for International Policy, based in New York

Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at 12:30 p.m.

City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave W. The Councillor Lounge.

Free admission.

Presented by the Rideau Institute and the Ottawa Peace Festival.

 

 

 




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