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  • What is Wrong with Parliament?
    Text  Newman, Peter C., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 21 Nov 1963, 108-117     Sources for the speaker's book and the issue of revealing sources. The sense of aversion that's been expressed to a book written about a living public figure. The uniqueness of that response to Canada. Criticism about the title. The speaker's three reasons for his choice of title. Response to other ...
    Text  Newman, Peter C., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 21 Nov 1963, 108-117   Sources for the speaker's book and the issue of revealing sources. The sense of aversion that's been expressed to a book written about a living public figure. The uniqueness of ...
  • What Price for Price Stability?
    Text  Young, Dr. John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1970), 30 Oct 1969, 80-90     This address begins with a series of questions, the first one being "What price, then, must we pay for price stability?" and continuing, "What will it cost us individually and, as a nation, to bring the present inflation under control?" "And once this inflation has been brought under control, what ...
    Text  Young, Dr. John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1970), 30 Oct 1969, 80-90   This address begins with a series of questions, the first one being "What price, then, must we pay for price stability?" and continuing, "What will it cost us individually and, ...
  • What Use is the Commonwealth?
    Text  Leather, Sir Edwin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 12 Mar 1964, 291-301     A look back at the world 100 years ago. A critical look at the present state of the Commonwealth. The modern Commonwealth as the handiwork of Canadians and how that is so. Making the case that the Commonwealth countries today have little in common but history. The other side of ...
    Text  Leather, Sir Edwin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 12 Mar 1964, 291-301   A look back at the world 100 years ago. A critical look at the present state of the Commonwealth. The modern Commonwealth as the handiwork of Canadians and how that ...
  • What We Are Doing and What You Can Do About Employment
    Text  Walker, The Honourable David J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1961), 1 Dec 1960, 116-125     Misunderstandings as to the nature of unemployment, and wide differences of opinion on how it should be met. A summary of the many steps the Government of Canada has taken or is taking about employment and unemployment. Also, some suggestions on what Canadians individually and collectively can do about it. ...
    Text  Walker, The Honourable David J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1961), 1 Dec 1960, 116-125   Misunderstandings as to the nature of unemployment, and wide differences of opinion on how it should be met. A summary of the many steps the Government of Canada has taken ...
  • Where Canada?—From An Albertan's Point of View
    Text  Lougheed, E.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 17 Mar 1966, 265-275     Where Canada is heading from the point of view of an Albertan. A brief sketch of Alberta, and the Alberta scene today. Then, a detailed response to two questions: What sort of a perspective and outlook has this new Alberta? Where Canada? The response to the second question includes a ...
    Text  Lougheed, E.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 17 Mar 1966, 265-275   Where Canada is heading from the point of view of an Albertan. A brief sketch of Alberta, and the Alberta scene today. Then, a detailed response to two questions: What ...
  • Where Does Disarmament Stand Today?
    Text  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 ...
    Text  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 ...
  • Why Confederation?
    Text  Faribault, Marcel, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 1 Dec 1966, 105-124     A panel discussion led by Marcel Faribault, President, Trust Général du Canada. Introduction to the panel discussion by Mr. Fowler, President, Canadian Pulp and Paper Association. The question for the panel discussion is: "If the federal and provincial governments are to look after their own affairs exclusively, why should not ...
    Text  Faribault, Marcel, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 1 Dec 1966, 105-124   A panel discussion led by Marcel Faribault, President, Trust Général du Canada. Introduction to the panel discussion by Mr. Fowler, President, Canadian Pulp and Paper Association. The question for the ...
  • Why Do We Need Formal Organization?
    Text  Urwick, Lt. Col. L.F., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 2 Nov 1967, 144-155     What the words "formal organization" mean. Semantic ambiguity. The distinction between "formal" and "informal" organization. Examples of each. The tendency in the United States to be critical and apprehensive of formal organization. Factors that make this so: a detailed discussion of the factors in American national attitudes which militate against ...
    Text  Urwick, Lt. Col. L.F., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 2 Nov 1967, 144-155   What the words "formal organization" mean. Semantic ambiguity. The distinction between "formal" and "informal" organization. Examples of each. The tendency in the United States to be critical and apprehensive of ...
  • Why Medicare in Ontario?
    Text  Bruce-Lockhart, Dr. Patrick, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1963), 22 Nov 1962, 82-90     Things to note: the concept of Medicare which began in Germany under Bismark in 1888; the uniqueness to North America of voluntary prepaid medical insurance, begun some 25 years ago; the three groups of people who, at the present time, cannot prepay or pay for their medical care; other problems ...
    Text  Bruce-Lockhart, Dr. Patrick, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1963), 22 Nov 1962, 82-90   Things to note: the concept of Medicare which began in Germany under Bismark in 1888; the uniqueness to North America of voluntary prepaid medical insurance, begun some 25 years ago; ...
  • Why Not Apply Tomorrow's Disciplines Today?
    Text  Gathercole, George, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 4 Jan 1968, 228-241     Discipline as a response to one's conscience. Discipline as the means by which unity and action are harnessed to work in the interests of the whole community. Discipline as the process by which in return for giving up a lollipop today, we can look forward to getting the deed to ...
    Text  Gathercole, George, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 4 Jan 1968, 228-241   Discipline as a response to one's conscience. Discipline as the means by which unity and action are harnessed to work in the interests of the whole community. Discipline as the ...
  • Why So Much Gloom?
    Text  Woodside, Wilson, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 8 Mar 1962, 208-212     Why so much gloom over the United Nations? Various problems or crises recently faced by the UN. The speaker's belief that the UN came out of all of these crises stronger than it went in. The UN going through a "change of life." The UN's influence over peace in the ...
    Text  Woodside, Wilson, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 8 Mar 1962, 208-212   Why so much gloom over the United Nations? Various problems or crises recently faced by the UN. The speaker's belief that the UN came out of all of these crises ...
  • Why Students Rebel
    Text  Ross, Dr. Murray G., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 8 Feb 1968, 285-298     Hard times for university administrators. The current wave of student protest and what it has provoked. Reaction to student rebellion. The nature of present students. A clarification of the general impression of student revolt, and a look at the varieties of student revolt. Reasons why radical activists are taken seriously ...
    Text  Ross, Dr. Murray G., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 8 Feb 1968, 285-298   Hard times for university administrators. The current wave of student protest and what it has provoked. Reaction to student rebellion. The nature of present students. A clarification of the general ...
  • The Winds of Change in the New Nations
    Text  Thomson, Roy H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1963), 7 Jan 1963, 112-121     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The speaker addresses the audience nine years after leaving Canada to live in Britain. A re-orientation of thinking for the speaker during that time in terms of world affairs. Seeing the difficulties for Canada, possibly ...
    Text  Thomson, Roy H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1963), 7 Jan 1963, 112-121   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The speaker addresses the audience nine years after leaving Canada to live in Britain. A ...
  • The Work of the Central Bank
    Text  Rasminsky, Louis, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 21 Oct 1963, 41-56     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Two recent Annual Reports published by the Bank of Canada to explain what the Bank was doing and why; also press statements on the six occasions that the Bank Rate was changed. The submission to ...
    Text  Rasminsky, Louis, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 21 Oct 1963, 41-56   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Two recent Annual Reports published by the Bank of Canada to explain what the Bank ...
  • The Work of the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism
    Text  Laurendeau, Andre and Dunton, Davidson, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 9 Apr 1964, 328-338     Andre Laurendeau: Summing up the subject of the inquiry at recent regional meetings of the Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism by asking the following questions: "These two peoples, the English-speaking and the French-speaking, can they continue to live together? Do they want to? And under what new conditions? Summing up ...
    Text  Laurendeau, Andre and Dunton, Davidson, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 9 Apr 1964, 328-338   Andre Laurendeau: Summing up the subject of the inquiry at recent regional meetings of the Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism by asking the following questions: "These two peoples, the English-speaking ...
  • The World Around Us
    Text  Merchant, His Excellency Livingston T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 1 Feb 1962, 149-161     Standing back to take a look at what is happening around us. Some of the changes that have taken place over the lifetime of people in the audience. Interdependence and the acceptance of that concept for countries that wish to retain their independence. Looking at world events to understand the ...
    Text  Merchant, His Excellency Livingston T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 1 Feb 1962, 149-161   Standing back to take a look at what is happening around us. Some of the changes that have taken place over the lifetime of people in the audience. Interdependence and ...
  • The World is Our Market
    Text  Abrahams, Gerald M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 25 Apr 1968, 435-446     International trade as the basis of world economy. Market research as the key to success in any market, new or old, at home or abroad. The position in the United Kingdom. The speaker as a member of the "new British school" with a belief in letting everyone know just how ...
    Text  Abrahams, Gerald M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1968), 25 Apr 1968, 435-446   International trade as the basis of world economy. Market research as the key to success in any market, new or old, at home or abroad. The position in the United ...
  • World Political Changes and Their Effect on Defence
    Text  Harkness, The Honourable Douglas S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 14 Nov 1963, 92-100     Discussion in recent years on what Canada's defence policy should be. Two directly opposite political tendencies, or movements, at work. The move towards nationalism and national sovereignty all over the world. The necessity to maintain the nuclear deterrent of the West. The rising power of China. China's challenge to Russia. ...
    Text  Harkness, The Honourable Douglas S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 14 Nov 1963, 92-100   Discussion in recent years on what Canada's defence policy should be. Two directly opposite political tendencies, or movements, at work. The move towards nationalism and national sovereignty all over the ...
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