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UPDATE: David Korten speaking in Ottawa, October 29-30

David Korten, photo by Paul Dunn.

David Korten, photo by Paul Dunn.

On Friday October 29 at 7 pm, David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule the World, will be speaking on ‘The Great Turning: Towards a Just & Sustainable World’ at the Bronson Centre in Ottawa. This will be followed the next day with a workshop also at the Bronson Centre from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm, with Mr. Korten speaking again at 3:00 pm. This event is sponsored by Kairos Spiriituality-for-Social Justice Centre, the Council of Canadians, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, the Polaris Institute, and Citizens for Public Justice.

David Korten’s latest book is titled Agenda for a New Economy. To see a video of Mr. Korten speaking about his book, please go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdsZ_lLz07Q.

The Council of Canadians has 100 tickets for the Friday evening event ($15) and 25 tickets for both Friday and Saturday ($25). For students and low-income individuals there is a pay-what-you can sliding scale. To purchase tickets from us, please e-mail mdick@canadians.org.

For more information, please visit www.thegreatturning.ca. For additional details, please contact Anne Taylor at kairos@bellnet.ca.