UPCOMING CHAPTER MEETING(S)
Hi Everyone:Our chapter’s next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 14th, 2018from 6 to 7:30 pm at the *Nanini Branch Library.MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTACT Tucson/Marana ChapterACT! For AmericaJohn McElroy, professor emeritus from UA,
will discuss the following topic:U.S. PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE BEING USEDTO "DECONSTRUCT" AMERICAN CULTURESpeaker’s BiographyJohn McElroy is a professor emeritus of the University of Arizona who has written four books on American cultural history and edited books on the history of Columbus and the history of the Civil War.
Before coming to the University of Arizona in 1970, he taught at Clemson University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His AB degree is from Princeton and his PhD is from Duke. He has been a Fulbright Professor of American Studies at universities in Spain and Brazil and has taught and given papers in Argentina, France, Poland, and Tunisia. He has now published seven books, the most recent being an historical novel on Benjamin Franklin set in Phila. in 1785, the first in a planned trilogy. He has also just completed a big book called "Agitprop in America."John will bring a few copies of his Franklin novel in case anyone wants to take a trip back in time to Philadelphia three years after the American Revolution.This should be a very interesting talk – please make every effort to attend! Goodies to be provided. RSVP to Lyle at e-mail ActTucson@aol.comHelp us build our chapter by bringing a guest or two or three to learn about American Culture, and the potential dangers we face with fundamentalist Islam, Sharia law, and the Muslim Brotherhood.Please visit our local chapter’s website at www.ActTucson.com and ACT national at www.actforamerica.org.*Directions : **Nanini Branch Library (Large Meeting Room); 7300 N. Shannon Road, Tucson, AZ 85741 (520-594-5365). Drive north on Shannon past Ina and the strip mall on right and enter driveway to the State DMV building and the Library. The signs will direct you around the library to the East side entrance. For further info contact LyleM at: ActTucson@aol.com.DisclaimersACT-National: This email/newsletter/website is not the official newsletter or communication of the national ACT! for America, Inc., and is independently owned and operated by the local ACT! for America chapter named on this communication. The statements, positions, opinions and views expressed in this communication, whether written, audible, or video, are those of the individuals and organizations making them and do not necessarily represent the positions, views, and opinions of ACT! for America, Inc. its directors, officers, or agents.ACT-Tucson/Marana Chapter: Some statements, views, positions and opinions expressed in articles, columns, commentaries and blog posts, whether written, audible, or video (which are not the original work of the ACT! for America chapter that produces and is named on this e-mail/newsletter/website), are not necessarily the views, positions, and opinions of the ACT! for America chapter that owns this website and distributes documents.Best Regards,LyleM chapter co-leader,ACT! For America
PAST MEETING SUMMARIES
Marana AZ Chapter
Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 6 to 7:30 pm
Our guest speaker, Mr Webb, presented a PowerPoint talk entitled:
TURKEY IN HISTORY, IN PROPHECY, AND TODAY
Turkey's acerbic President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has trashed Israel, frightened Egypt and Saudi Arabia, blackmailed Europe, and bitten the NATO hand that feeds him,all while Islamicizing his once secular country and dreaming of world empire. This PowerPoint show will take a look at the historical and ideological backgrounds for what Erdogan is up to these days.