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  • Seasons Greetings from the Lieutenant Governor and a Performance by the Tor. Symphony Youth Orch.
    Text  Alexander, The Hon. Lincoln, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 6 Dec 1989, 143-147     Seasons Greetings from the Lieutenant Governor and a performance by the Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra.
    Text  Alexander, The Hon. Lincoln, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 6 Dec 1989, 143-147   Seasons Greetings from the Lieutenant Governor and a performance by the Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra.
  • The View From Washington
    Text  Burney, The Hon. Derek, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 30 Nov 1989, 130-142     The speaker offers a view of his job; a view from his job; a view of Canada as seen from Washington. An objective of impressing his audience with a message about our own attitudes as Canadians. The view of Canada as "grown up." Canada's freedom and self-imposed limitations to those ...
    Text  Burney, The Hon. Derek, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 30 Nov 1989, 130-142   The speaker offers a view of his job; a view from his job; a view of Canada as seen from Washington. An objective of impressing his audience with a message ...
  • Some Views on South Africa's Future
    Text  Relly, Gavin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 23 Nov 1989, 119-129     An assessment of the effects on Africa, of Mr. Gorbachev's policies of glasnost and perestroika. Observations of South Africa. A brief history of South Africa, from the founding of Cape Town in 1652, following by struggle between white settlers and indigenous peoples for scarce resources. Current and historical problems in ...
    Text  Relly, Gavin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 23 Nov 1989, 119-129   An assessment of the effects on Africa, of Mr. Gorbachev's policies of glasnost and perestroika. Observations of South Africa. A brief history of South Africa, from the founding of Cape ...
  • Swallowing the Bitter Pill
    Text  Martin, David, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 16 Nov 1989, 109-118     Some of the challenges facing The Hospital for Sick Children and the health care system in the years ahead. Some of the problems currently facing us and the capacity of the current funding system. Some of the exciting things happening at The Hospital for Sick Children. The state of Canada's ...
    Text  Martin, David, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 16 Nov 1989, 109-118   Some of the challenges facing The Hospital for Sick Children and the health care system in the years ahead. Some of the problems currently facing us and the capacity of ...
  • The Canadian Airlines Industry—Building a Global Competitor
    Text  Eyton, Rhys, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 9 Nov 1989, 98-108     Parallel growth in Toronto, and in aviation. The success of deregulation in the airline industry. Details of the expansion of the industry. Pearson International and Terminal III. A description of the airport, its capacity, the environmental assessment process of pearson. Initiatives that indicate the industry is more sensitive to the ...
    Text  Eyton, Rhys, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 9 Nov 1989, 98-108   Parallel growth in Toronto, and in aviation. The success of deregulation in the airline industry. Details of the expansion of the industry. Pearson International and Terminal III. A description of ...
  • An Introduction to the Philippines
    Text  Aquino, Her Excellency Corazon, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 6 Nov 1989, 93-97     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. An introduction of the Philippines as an area of investment for Canada. A review of recent changes in the Philippines, especially with the economy and political stability. Trade reform, the freeing of market forces, the ...
    Text  Aquino, Her Excellency Corazon, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 6 Nov 1989, 93-97   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. An introduction of the Philippines as an area of investment for Canada. A review of ...
  • Setting the Agenda for a Knowledge-Based Economy
    Text  Lortie, Pierre, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 2 Nov 1989, 79-92     A discussion of Canada's ability to reap the full benefits from advances in science and technology, and what is necessary for us to reach this goal. The need to adopt new attitudes towards science, technology and technological progress; for a concerted effort that transcends our industries and public institutions. A ...
    Text  Lortie, Pierre, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 2 Nov 1989, 79-92   A discussion of Canada's ability to reap the full benefits from advances in science and technology, and what is necessary for us to reach this goal. The need to adopt ...
  • Merger Review in a Changing Global Environment
    Text  Goldman, Calvin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 26 Oct 1989, 62-78     Remarks on the protection of competition itself in a changing global environment; an environment which is adapting to liberalized trade and increasingly global markets. A discussion of competition law in Canada in the late 1980's; an examination of its relevance to a changing global environment. The speaker's view that Canada ...
    Text  Goldman, Calvin, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 26 Oct 1989, 62-78   Remarks on the protection of competition itself in a changing global environment; an environment which is adapting to liberalized trade and increasingly global markets. A discussion of competition law in ...
  • The Cinema Future Belongs to the Talented and the Skilled and Canada's Future is Bright
    Text  Valenti, Jack, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 19 Oct 1989, 53-61     The speaker's stated theme is: "Whichever society has a nourishing reservoir of skilled and talented young people with a mystical knowledge of the humand condition and a firm grasp of dramatic narrative, that society will be inhabited by a film industry of singular value. There is no other pathway to ...
    Text  Valenti, Jack, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 19 Oct 1989, 53-61   The speaker's stated theme is: "Whichever society has a nourishing reservoir of skilled and talented young people with a mystical knowledge of the humand condition and a firm grasp of ...
  • Canada and Jordan
    Text  His Royal Highness King Hussein of Jordan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 12 Oct 1989, 45-52     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Some basic values and principles shared by Jordan and Canada. A review of Jordan's policies and the roots from whence they come. The decision of legal and administrative disengagement from the West Bank and its ...
    Text  His Royal Highness King Hussein of Jordan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 12 Oct 1989, 45-52   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Some basic values and principles shared by Jordan and Canada. A review of Jordan's policies ...
  • Challenges for Canada's Competitiveness. Images of Japan
    Text  Kenney-Wallace, Geraldine, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 5 Oct 1989, 31-44     The challenge faced by Canada today in the light of the rapid changes in the global market place, with a particular focus on the newly emerging economies in the Pacific Rim and the enormous investments made by Japan in science and technology and research and development. How economic competitiveness can ...
    Text  Kenney-Wallace, Geraldine, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 5 Oct 1989, 31-44   The challenge faced by Canada today in the light of the rapid changes in the global market place, with a particular focus on the newly emerging economies in the Pacific ...
  • Canada. A View From the Regions
    Text  Ghiz, The Hon. Joseph, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 28 Sep 1989, 22-30     The speaker's view or interpretation of Canada, as an individual, as Premier, as shared with his fellow Islanders. A view shaped by history. The Charlottetown Conference of 1864 and beyond. Forces of post-Confederation colonialism that have shaped P.E.I. Factors of geography. A look at some traditional views of P.E.I., and ...
    Text  Ghiz, The Hon. Joseph, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 28 Sep 1989, 22-30   The speaker's view or interpretation of Canada, as an individual, as Premier, as shared with his fellow Islanders. A view shaped by history. The Charlottetown Conference of 1864 and beyond. ...
  • How I Became an Overnight Success in Seventy-Five Years
    Text  Mirvish, Ed, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 28 Jun 1989, 11-21     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Royal Commonwealth Society. Canada Day Celebration. First, a Canada Day Message from Lieutenant Governor Lincoln M. Alexander. Mr. Mirvish's personal accolades to Canada and what the country has done for him and his family. Personal reminiscences and anecdotes of ...
    Text  Mirvish, Ed, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 28 Jun 1989, 11-21   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Royal Commonwealth Society. Canada Day Celebration. First, a Canada Day Message from Lieutenant Governor Lincoln M. Alexander. Mr. Mirvish's ...
  • The Budget
    Text  Wilson, The Hon. Michael, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 8 May 1989, 1-10     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. A review of the federal government's recent budget. The problem of Canada's large and growing debt. How this budget will deal with getting that debt under control. How to maintain social and other programs and ...
    Text  Wilson, The Hon. Michael, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1990), 8 May 1989, 1-10   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. A review of the federal government's recent budget. The problem of Canada's large and growing ...
  • For The Children
    Text  Hepburn, Audrey, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 27 Apr 1989, 362-372     Some remarks about the feelings of helplessness and desperation when viewing the world's misery on television. An alleviation of that feeling through participation in UNICEF and/or similar organizations. Effects of the burden of debt on the poor to become even poorer. What agencies like UNICEF can do. The speaker's role ...
    Text  Hepburn, Audrey, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 27 Apr 1989, 362-372   Some remarks about the feelings of helplessness and desperation when viewing the world's misery on television. An alleviation of that feeling through participation in UNICEF and/or similar organizations. Effects of ...
  • Education and the Future
    Text  Peterson, David, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 24 Apr 1989, 352-361     A joint meeting of the Empire Club of Canada and the Canadian Club of Toronto. An assertion that the single most important public policy lever that government and society has to shape the future, is in our educational system. Address given on the first day of Education Week. Questions to ...
    Text  Peterson, David, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 24 Apr 1989, 352-361   A joint meeting of the Empire Club of Canada and the Canadian Club of Toronto. An assertion that the single most important public policy lever that government and society has ...
  • A Co-operative Response to Challenge
    Text  McDougall, Barbara, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 20 Apr 1989, 341-351     A new labour force development strategy for Canada. The need to devote our resources actively to equip Canada's labour force for the emerging challenges of the 1990s and beyond. Making tough choices. Impacts on regions, industries, and individual workers. Remarks directed to the private sector, both business and labour, seen ...
    Text  McDougall, Barbara, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 20 Apr 1989, 341-351   A new labour force development strategy for Canada. The need to devote our resources actively to equip Canada's labour force for the emerging challenges of the 1990s and beyond. Making ...
  • The Olympics and Toronto
    Text  Henderson, Paul, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 13 Apr 1989, 332-340     Now in the fourth year of a five-year quest to bring the Games of the 26th Olympiad to Toronto. The issue of finances, with an review which includes a look at some past Olympics (Montreal and Los Angeles). Details as to how Toronto would run the Olympics. Possible effects of ...
    Text  Henderson, Paul, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 13 Apr 1989, 332-340   Now in the fourth year of a five-year quest to bring the Games of the 26th Olympiad to Toronto. The issue of finances, with an review which includes a look ...
  • The Business of Playing Hockey
    Text  Ziegler, John Jr., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 6 Apr 1989, 319-331     The speaker addresses various issues of hockey, under the following headings: Hockey Violence; The NHL Turnaround; Better Players, Better Product; A Plan for Television; Rivalries—An NHL Strategy; A Strong Partnership; International Growth; Developing Young Talent; Drug Awareness; and the Hockey Hall of Fame.
    Text  Ziegler, John Jr., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 6 Apr 1989, 319-331   The speaker addresses various issues of hockey, under the following headings: Hockey Violence; The NHL Turnaround; Better Players, Better Product; A Plan for Television; Rivalries—An NHL Strategy; A Strong Partnership; ...
  • Nuclear Safety and the Energy Future—Are Our Nuclear Reactors Safe?
    Text  Hare, Dr. Kenneth, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 30 Mar 1989, 310-318     Some numbers about electric power which comes from nuclear reactors. Some events in that field, including the explosion and fire at Chernobyl. The appointment of the speaker, in 1986, by the Government of Ontario as sole Commissioner of a safety review to answer the question: "Are the reactors safe?" The ...
    Text  Hare, Dr. Kenneth, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1989), 30 Mar 1989, 310-318   Some numbers about electric power which comes from nuclear reactors. Some events in that field, including the explosion and fire at Chernobyl. The appointment of the speaker, in 1986, by ...
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