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  • NATO's New Directions
    Norstad, General Lauris, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 30 Jan 1967, 187-202     NATO and its inception as a result of a tardily recognised sense of common interest and common involvement which grew, starting in 1949, and which soon extended from Canada and the United States across the eastern ocean and into Europe and beyond to Turkey. The Alliance today as it still ...
    Norstad, General Lauris, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 30 Jan 1967, 187-202   NATO and its inception as a result of a tardily recognised sense ...
  • The New Toronto
    Allen, William R., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 14 Oct 1965, 23-32     The Goldenberg Report: a review, with recommendations, of prosperous, pragmatic, positive, progressive local government in Toronto. The nineteenth century formula for elected councils, with the Metropolitan Toronto area as an exemplification. What led to the creation of a metropolitan, or regional, or area municipal government here. The recommendation of a ...
    Allen, William R., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 14 Oct 1965, 23-32   The Goldenberg Report: a review, with recommendations, of prosperous, pragmatic, positive, progressive ...
  • Our Partnership
    Barrette, Hon. Antonio, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 7 Apr 1960, 285-290     The participation of Quebec to the wealth of Canada and its contribution to the welfare of the Canadian people. The consequences of the loss of any province of Canada. The historical context of provincial partnership. The partnership between Ontario and Quebec. Some examples of joint endeavours. The industrial expansion going ...
    Barrette, Hon. Antonio, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 7 Apr 1960, 285-290   The participation of Quebec to the wealth of Canada and its contribution ...
  • Free Trade in a Free World
    Thornbrough, Albert A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 24 Mar 1960, 262-270     The Inner Six and The Outer Seven trading blocs of Western Europe. The necessity for Canadian firms to deal internationally. The great attention currently on trading, particularly by the Western nations of Europe, members of the Commonwealth, and by the United States as part of the continuation of post-war adjustment ...
    Thornbrough, Albert A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 24 Mar 1960, 262-270   The Inner Six and The Outer Seven trading blocs of Western Europe. ...
  • Sex and Violence on the Bookstalls
    Edinborough, Arnold, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 17 Mar 1960, 253-261     A brief survey, by the speaker, of three obscene books demonstrating that such books could be found at Toronto bookstalls, that they are cheap, and that there is a choice. The small percentage of such books. A review of what is on the bookstalls, and some figures to show what ...
    Edinborough, Arnold, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1960), 17 Mar 1960, 253-261   A brief survey, by the speaker, of three obscene books demonstrating that ...
  • Napoleon Failed—Will We Succeed? (Towards a United States of Europe)
    Rieben, Professor Henri, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 16 Nov 1967, 170-181     Some impressions. The integration of Europe: a brief history. Two editorials which shed light on the path of this history, from 1965 France. Two choices: learning to co-exist in harmony with one another or entrusting to our children and our grandchildren a universe even more dangerous than the one we ...
    Rieben, Professor Henri, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 16 Nov 1967, 170-181   Some impressions. The integration of Europe: a brief history. Two editorials which ...
  • Tax Reform
    Carter, Kenneth LeM., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 18 Mar 1968, 367-385     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Comments on the Report of the Royal Commission on Taxation, the speaker's involvement in that Report, and response to it. Some general comments on tax reform and the various approaches it can take, with example. ...
    Carter, Kenneth LeM., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 18 Mar 1968, 367-385   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian ...
  • Steel
    Scully, Vincent William Thomas, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 21 Oct 1965, 33-42     The Canadian steel industry and foreign capital. The gradual change away from foreign capital. A review of the four major integrated steel companies in Canada today. A brief history of steel and the steel industry. Development over the past 25 years. Canada approaching an overall self-sufficiency in iron and steel. ...
    Scully, Vincent William Thomas, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 21 Oct 1965, 33-42   The Canadian steel industry and foreign capital. The gradual change away from ...
  • Gaping Gaps in Communications
    Goodis, Jerry, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1969), 24 Apr 1969, 287-298     Communications. The overuse of the term. Problems of stereotyping. The difficulty of communicating, and listening. An exploration of this topic with many anecdotes and examples, in many different parts of our society. Learning to listen.
    Goodis, Jerry, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1969), 24 Apr 1969, 287-298   Communications. The overuse of the term. Problems of stereotyping. The difficulty of ...
  • Difficulties of the United Nations in Maintaining Peace
    Martin, The Honourable Paul, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 2 Apr 1964, 320-327     United Nations peace-keeping operations in Cyprus. Reference to Mr. Adlai Stevenson's remarks on the era of "limited peace"; his penetrating questions about what can and must be done to ensure that the nations pursue the path of peaceful settlement of disputes. The all-important attitude of states toward war. A threat ...
    Martin, The Honourable Paul, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 2 Apr 1964, 320-327   United Nations peace-keeping operations in Cyprus. Reference to Mr. Adlai Stevenson's remarks ...
  • Nixon—Humphrey—Wallace! How One Was Chosen
    Young, Christopher, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1969), 5 Dec 1968, 99-108     A detailed description and discussion of each candidate and what helped and hindered their campaign. Some remarks on Canada's political leaders.
    Young, Christopher, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1969), 5 Dec 1968, 99-108   A detailed description and discussion of each candidate and what helped and ...
  • India After the Raj—Showcase of Democracy
    McClure, Dr. Robert B., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 15 Feb 1968, 299-308     Dr. McClure speaks as "a Canadian with some Canadian viewpoint who has worked in India for the past 13 years." A sketch of what India looks like to a Canadian. Two roads to improvement for all developing lands today, illustrated by two great examples: China with 800 million people following ...
    McClure, Dr. Robert B., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 15 Feb 1968, 299-308   Dr. McClure speaks as "a Canadian with some Canadian viewpoint who has ...
  • British Economy on the Move—Encouraging Trends
    Crowe, Sir Colin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1969), 13 Mar 1969, 220-230     What is actually going on in Britain: a picture of steady, undramatic and painstaking effort. A tendency in Canada to "write down" Britain. Going back to take a quick look at the immediate post war position in Britain. What Britain has done to improve the situation; measures taken. What has ...
    Crowe, Sir Colin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1969), 13 Mar 1969, 220-230   What is actually going on in Britain: a picture of steady, undramatic ...
  • Where Does Disarmament Stand Today?
    Burns, General E.L.M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 9 Nov 1961, 49-55     An address on disarmament related to the discussions on that subject which are taking place in the General Assembly of the United Nations. Disarmament and alternatives. Recent events: the Berlin crisis, and the resumption of nuclear weapons testing by the Soviet Union. The relation of the Berlin crisis to the ...
    Burns, General E.L.M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 9 Nov 1961, 49-55   An address on disarmament related to the discussions on that subject which ...
  • Law and Survival
    Douglas, Justice W.O., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 10 Mar 1966, 254-264     Concern over the dangers of nuclear war. The problem of the prevention of war, or if war starts, the prevention of escalation. How and why the risk of nuclear war increases with the passing of the years. Consequences of the Cold War in terms of dealing with basic world problems. ...
    Douglas, Justice W.O., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 10 Mar 1966, 254-264   Concern over the dangers of nuclear war. The problem of the prevention ...
  • Diamond Jubilee Dinner
    Douglas-Home, The Right Honourable Sir Alec, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 11 Feb 1964, 215-237     Following toasts and other formalities, Sir Alec Douglas-Home begins with a "bold proposition" that there is today a change coming over the world. The speaker offers a broad review of world politics beginning with the state of affairs between the Communist and non-Communist countries, between East and West. Then, a ...
    Douglas-Home, The Right Honourable Sir Alec, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 11 Feb 1964, 215-237   Following toasts and other formalities, Sir Alec Douglas-Home begins with a "bold ...
  • Neighbours Taken For Granted or Dr. Livingstone (Merchant) I Presume?
    Lawson, Harold R., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 9 Mar 1967, 253-276     A discussion of "the relationship that exists between Canada and the United States, and the possibility of further strengthening the ties that bind our two great nations together." A review with extensive quotes from a book authored in part and edited by the Honourable Livingston T. Merchant entitled "Neighbours Taken ...
    Lawson, Harold R., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 9 Mar 1967, 253-276   A discussion of "the relationship that exists between Canada and the United ...
  • St. Andrew's Day Special Meeting
    Polwarth, Lord, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 30 Nov 1961, 74-89     A joint meeting of the Empire Club of Canada and St. Andrew's Society of Toronto. Address on the 125th anniversary of St. Andrew's Society. Personal reminiscences and anecdotes. The coincidence of today being Sir Winston Churchill's birthday. Some memories of him. Some remarks about Scotland and Canada, and the relationship ...
    Polwarth, Lord, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 30 Nov 1961, 74-89   A joint meeting of the Empire Club of Canada and St. Andrew's ...
  • Cyprus—1966!
    Wilson, The Hon. Mr. Justice John L., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 13 Oct 1966, 15-30     An introductory description and history of Cyprus. The speaker's belief that the real problem in Cyprus is the fear that the Turks have for the safety of their lives and property in the future. Some background to the current problem. The role of the United Nations representative or armed forces. ...
    Wilson, The Hon. Mr. Justice John L., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 13 Oct 1966, 15-30   An introductory description and history of Cyprus. The speaker's belief that the ...
  • Canada—A Nation or a Satellite
    Douglas, The Honourable Thomas C., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 16 Apr 1964, 339-350     More and more of Canada falling into foreign hands by the steady acquisition of industries and resources by American corporations. Some statistics and recent occurrences. Benefits to Canada from foreign investment. Trading relations with the United States. The problem of developing a branch plant economy in Canada. The example of ...
    Douglas, The Honourable Thomas C., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 16 Apr 1964, 339-350   More and more of Canada falling into foreign hands by the steady ...
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