Date(s) - 08/24/2014
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Columbia University International Affairs Building, Room 409
420 W. 118th Street
August 24, 2014. We are delighted to announce that best-selling British author Nafeez Ahmed will speak on “Mass Surveillance and the Crisis of Civilization: The inevitable collapse of the old paradigm and the potential for the rise of the new.”
The international security scholar and investigative journalist writes for The Guardian on the geopolitics of interconnected environmental, energy and economic crises. As advance reading for this talk, we recommend browsing through his Guardian articles, including the widely read June 2014 piece, Pentagon preparing for mass civil breakdown” Please join us.
Whenever we can, we schedule great presentations and discussions lead by guest speakers on topics related (and not so related) to our core financial areas of focus. The book club / guest speaker forum will meet from 2-3 pm on Sundays before the regular Alternative Banking meeting from 3-5 pm, in Room 409 of the International Affairs Building of Columbia University at Amsterdam and 118th.
You can see the entire updated schedule here: Alt-Banking Web Site
Please join us.