Ali Velshi: The weaponization of culture | Spring 2018 Wall Exchange
- 7:00 pm. Doors open at 6:00 pm. Tickets are free but must be reserved.
The Vogue Theatre
918 Granville St.
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Thanks to everyone who attended!
For those that missed it, watch the video recording of the event here.
A world that has striven to elevate the role of cultural diversity is now undergoing a backlash in which change, adaptation, and pluralism are being subjugated by exclusionary, bigoted and nativist political movements. Global Affairs and Economics journalist Ali Velshi examines the current phenomenon and spread of culture wars, and culture’s role in both curbing and spreading populist ideals.
Ali Velshi is the host of MSNBC’s Live with Ali Velshi, Co-host of MSNBC’s Velshi & Ruhle, and an NBC Business Correspondent.
To find out more about Ali Velshi read:
Ali Velshi: The business of truth by Peter Klein
The Georgia Straight article
Presented in partnership with the Global Reporting Centre.