• Jim Kenney
Understanding Russia and Russian internal politics has always been a challenge. But never more so than today, as Russia-watchers find themselves pondering Churchill's enduring  "riddle-mystery-enigma" one-liner while trying to decipher Vladimir Putin's latest improbabilities. What is the thoughtful analyst to make of this increasingly aggressive strongman, as he grows more worrisome to Europe, China, and the U.S, and less and less popular in his homeland? 
03/09/2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, March 9
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Common Ground Chicago
77 West Washington
Chicago, IL 60602
  • John Wasik
Author/journalist John Wasik has been closely examining the impact of the most disruptive election in modern times and will distill some key insights.
03/09/2017
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday, March 9
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Common Ground Crystal Lake
461 Pierson Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
  • John Wasik
Author/journalist John Wasik has been closely examining the impact of the most disruptive election in modern times and will distill some key insights.
03/15/2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday, March 15
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Common Ground Glenview
1000 Elm Street
Glenview, IL 60025
  • Jerrol Leitner
According to the second century Gospel of Mary of Magdala, Mary is Jesus’ confidante, his interpreter, and his replacement. She supports Jesus’ ministry financially and may have been “the beloved disciple” mentioned in John’s Gospel. And yet early in Christianity, Mary of Magdala becomes a woman dishonored and discarded. This talk examines the woman, the myth, and the gospel that bears her name
03/17/2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday, March 17
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Common Ground Grayslake
18630 West Old Gages Lake Road
Grayslake, IL 60030