Robert Fisk – Tweets and Deals of the Century: Trump and Chaos in the Middle East

November 16, 2019

November 16, 2019


Canadian Memorial United Church, 1825 W 16th Ave, Vancouver



Events Description

CJPME is pleased to invite you to a lecture in Vancouver on Saturday November 16th by acclaimed international journalist Robert Fisk.

Dr. Fisk will discuss the chaos that Trump has provoked in the Middle East, especially around Israel-Palestine, in his lecture entitled, “Tweets and Deals of the Century: How to join the Arab World’s sectarian war under the guise of peace.” Dr. Fisk’s talk will be followed by a Q&A panel.

More about Robert Fisk:

Dr. Fisk has covered dozens of international trouble spots during his over 40 years as a journalist. His assignments have included the Lebanese civil war, the 1979 Iranian revolution, the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, the Iran-Iraq war, the first Gulf war, the Algerian civil war, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and the most recent Western interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq. On assignment, he has interviewed Saddam Hussein, Ayatollah Khomeini, Osama Bin Laden and other influential and controversial figures. Beyond the popular support and recognition he has earned internationally, Mr. Fisk has more international awards for for his professional journalism than any other foreign correspondent.

Who is it for?

All ages


Tickets : From $12-$15

Students: $12 Advance (on-line) / $15 At the door
Non-students: $15 Advance (on-line) / $20 At the door

How to get tickets?

Buy online

At the door: At the door, cash only!



Date: Saturday November 16, 2019 | 7:00 p.m.

Venue & Address

Canadian Memorial United Church, 1825 W 16 Ave Vancouver, BC V6J 2M3

Wheelchair accessible

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