Great Decisions Discussion Group

Tuesdays 11am - 12:30pm

Great DecisionsSign up now!  Great Decisions begins October 5.   Join us for an eight part discussion series focusing on U.S. foreign policy led by Bob Krieg.


October 5 - Global supply chains and US national security

October 12 - The Future of Persian Gulf security

October 19 - Brexit: taking stock and looking ahead

October 26 - The coldest war: toward a return to Great Power competition in the Arctic?

November 2 - China and Africa

November 9 - The two Koreas

November 16 - The World Health Organization's response to Covid-19

November 23 - The end of Globalization?

Location of Meeting - In library and via Zoom

Great Decisions is a hybrid event. All registrants have the option of attending each session either remotely or in person. Register HERE whether you plan to attend in person or remotely.  A Zoom link will be sent to all registrants prior to the meeting which can be used if you prefer to attend remotely.  

Book of Readings

For this session the Great Decisions 2021 book will be used.  This book contains background information for each topic and is available for $28 through the library.  Contact Marnie Smith at 781-505-4985 or via email at to order your copy.  The deadline to order this book through the library is September 15.  These books will be made available for pickup a few days before October 5.  Books can also be purchased through the Foreign Policy Association website at, but the cost is higher.  The library will have a copy of the book that can be read in the library.