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  • United Europe
    Text  King-Hall, Commander Stephen (Retired), The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 26 Feb 1948, 263-276     The idea of a United Europe as old as Europe itself. Some of the ideas that have been put out in the past. Some words from William Penn, writing in 1693. The terrible physical consequences of war that we now face. What, outside of politics can be designed or brought ...
    Text  King-Hall, Commander Stephen (Retired), The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 26 Feb 1948, 263-276   The idea of a United Europe as old as Europe itself. Some of the ideas that have been put out in the past. Some words from William Penn, writing in ...
  • The Future of European Integration and German-Canadian Relations
    Text  Erhard, Dr. Ludwig, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1970), 2 Jun 1970, 433-444     A joint Meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The need for closer ties among the nations of Europe, but a concern with the split of the still free part of Europe into two blocks: the European Economic Community and the European Free Trade ...
    Text  Erhard, Dr. Ludwig, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1970), 2 Jun 1970, 433-444   A joint Meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The need for closer ties among the nations of Europe, but a concern with the ...
  • Britain, Canada, Europe and the Atlantic Community
    Text  Amory, The Rt. Hon. Viscount, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 30 Mar 1967, 306-321     The speaker's own views. The speaker's company as an historic example of successful Anglo-Canadian co-operation. Some history of the Hudson's Bay Company. Taking "a cool look at common interests and divergences between Canada and Britain." Economic conditions in Britain today. Social and economic changes in Britain over the past 20 ...
    Text  Amory, The Rt. Hon. Viscount, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 30 Mar 1967, 306-321   The speaker's own views. The speaker's company as an historic example of successful Anglo-Canadian co-operation. Some history of the Hudson's Bay Company. Taking "a cool look at common interests and ...
  • Britain Versus Europe—The Schuman Plan and German Revival
    Text  Gelber, Lionel, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 16 Nov 1950, 82-95     A discussion of the question "Would the unity of Europe add to the unity of the West or detract from it?" Kinds of unity. The idea of neutrality, a Third Force; the illusion of a Europe united to save itself from East-West conflict by shunning either camp. The stress laid ...
    Text  Gelber, Lionel, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 16 Nov 1950, 82-95   A discussion of the question "Would the unity of Europe add to the unity of the West or detract from it?" Kinds of unity. The idea of neutrality, a Third ...
  • The Future of the Western Alliance
    Text  Boothby, The Right Honourable Lord, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1965), 24 Sep 1964, 26-34     The North Atlantic Treaty Organization and how it has successfully fulfilled its two primary purposes. The disappearing basis on which NATO was founded. The main causes of this transformation of the world. Building a democratic world order through the creation of a United States of Western Europe, in close association ...
    Text  Boothby, The Right Honourable Lord, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1965), 24 Sep 1964, 26-34   The North Atlantic Treaty Organization and how it has successfully fulfilled its two primary purposes. The disappearing basis on which NATO was founded. The main causes of this transformation of ...
  • European Political and Economic Issues
    Text  Jean-Claude Juncker, His Excellency, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 2002), 27 Sep 2001, 116-126     The measures that the European Union and Luxembourg have taken in the fight against terrorism. First, three concerns. Then, an explanation of urgent measures that have been taken in Europe. The importance of implementing measures as soon as possible. Economic consequences of the events of September 11. The importance of ...
    Text  Jean-Claude Juncker, His Excellency, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 2002), 27 Sep 2001, 116-126   The measures that the European Union and Luxembourg have taken in the fight against terrorism. First, three concerns. Then, an explanation of urgent measures that have been taken in Europe. ...
  • The Economic Consequences of General de Gaulle
    Text  Wedgwood, Sir John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 27 Feb 1964, 270-278     Some quotes from the debate in the House of Commons in London on February 6th, 1964 on "Commonwealth Trade and Technical Assistance." What it all means in terms of the United Kingdom attempting to join the European Economic Community. Reasons for the change. The attitude of the British Labour Party ...
    Text  Wedgwood, Sir John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1964), 27 Feb 1964, 270-278   Some quotes from the debate in the House of Commons in London on February 6th, 1964 on "Commonwealth Trade and Technical Assistance." What it all means in terms of the ...
  • Union Or Harmony
    Text  Philip, Percy James, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 9 Oct 1952, 33-41     How union and harmony in human experience are certainly not the same thing. An analogy with love and marriage. The speaker's belief that harmony, which is of the spirit, is greater than union. What the speaker has to say on this thesis to follow logically from his last three addresses: ...
    Text  Philip, Percy James, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 9 Oct 1952, 33-41   How union and harmony in human experience are certainly not the same thing. An analogy with love and marriage. The speaker's belief that harmony, which is of the spirit, is ...
  • Britain in 1971
    Text  Hayman, His Excellency Sir Peter T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1971), 7 Jan 1971, 181-195     What is happening in Britain in 1971. A list of major events in Britain over the last 25 years. The role of countries the size of Britain, and the size of Canada in 1971. Some characteristics of the British which have not changed over time. Some of the problems currently ...
    Text  Hayman, His Excellency Sir Peter T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1971), 7 Jan 1971, 181-195   What is happening in Britain in 1971. A list of major events in Britain over the last 25 years. The role of countries the size of Britain, and the size ...
  • Europe Is Dying
    Text  Long, Marcus, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1950), 23 Feb 1950, 221-236     The importance of the doctrine of Karl Marx and the apparent success of the political imperialism associated with it. Communism in Eastern Europe and advancing Communism in Asia. The will of free men as the real defence against Communism. The speaker's conviction that no system based on oppression can be ...
    Text  Long, Marcus, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1950), 23 Feb 1950, 221-236   The importance of the doctrine of Karl Marx and the apparent success of the political imperialism associated with it. Communism in Eastern Europe and advancing Communism in Asia. The will ...
  • Despatches from the Globalisation Front
    Text  Weber, Jurgen, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1997), 23 Apr 1997, 558-570     Some words about Ludwig Erhard and his contribution to Germany. Effects and repercussions of globalisation. The speaker's definition of a globalised world. The degree to which the German economy is linked to the world economy and its reliance of foreign trade, highlighted with figures. Global sourcing. International lifestyles. A dynamism ...
    Text  Weber, Jurgen, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1997), 23 Apr 1997, 558-570   Some words about Ludwig Erhard and his contribution to Germany. Effects and repercussions of globalisation. The speaker's definition of a globalised world. The degree to which the German economy is ...
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