• Join us next Thursday, July 31 at 1 PM Central time for a Cover to Cover conference call with Anand Gopal, the author of America, the Taliban and ┬áthe War Through Afghan Eyes.Acclaimed journalist Anand Gopal traces in vivid detail the lives of three Afghans caught in America’s war on terror. He follows a Taliban… [Continue Reading]

    WACA Cover  to Cover: July 31 – America, the Taliban and the War Through Afghan Eyes
  • Nels Granholm will tell people at 6:30 PM July 17 why it’s important to know about and understand Taiwan, an islad located off the coast of mainland China. His free talk takes place in the Orena Cooper room of the Brookings Public Library, 515 3rd St.

    What you should know about Taiwan and why revealed in July 17 talk
  • Filmed on five continents, “Not My Life” features more than 50 interviews with trafficking victims. From 10 year-old girls raped in USA truck stops; to street beggars and child soldiers in Africa; to domestic servants in Washington, D. C., “Not My Life” takes viewers into a world that is difficult to imagine, let alone accept.

    “Not My Life” Screening set for Rapid City 9/11/14
  • Michael McNerney, a national cybersecurity expert, is optimistic that businesses and government agencies can do a better job protecting electronic data. As he sees it, the challenge is a matter of collective resolve more than technological expertise. View McNerney’s talk at http://bit.ly/1bx4Fgt

    Cybersecurity requires efforts by government, business & consumers
  • An interested and engaged audience listened to Dr. Ahrar Ahmad, political scientist and humanities scholar from Black Hills State University, lead discussion at Briggs Library on R.E. Peters’ book “The Children of Abraham: Judaism, Christianity, Islam.

    Children of Abraham – 11-19-13

Your support means the world.

Support the South Dakota World Affairs Council. Be a member or corporate sponsor.

Learn About Membership