Wednesday Forum on Great Decisions 2022

Wednesday, February 16, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. via Zoom or in the Dix room

Photo of Chinese space program from Xinhua News Agency
(from Xinhua News Agency)

The Wednesday Forum’s February 16 session on the Foreign Policy Association’s Great Decisions 2022 program will focus on Outer Space. The session will begin with a short film, followed by discussion led by Bill Alexander. 

The Foreign Policy Association gives the following description of the topic: 

The launch of Sputnik I in October 1957 marked the beginning of the space era and of the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union. In the 21st century, there are many more participants in space, including countries such as India and China, and commercial companies such as SpaceX. How will the United States fare in a crowded outer space?

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