Every month, WACA selects one our Member Councils to be Council of the Month for outstanding programming, contributions to the WACA network, or other notable achievements. Check out our current star Council and our past Councils of the Month!
WACA is pleased to announce the Los Angeles World Affairs Council & Town Hall as the February Council of the Month! Los Angeles WAC & TH has been a leader in providing top quality programming with high profile individuals. This month, Los Angeles WAC & TH will be hosting Bill Gates and Don Cheadle for a live virtual discussion on Gates' new book How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need.
The novel Coronavirus is rapidly altering our local, state, and federal political landscapes. While daily news outlets offer a constant stream of updates, our new weekly series, Politics in the Time of Coronavirus with Dan Schnur, takes an analytical approach to the biggest headlines of the week and elevates the stories you may have missed. This interactive digital forum connects the daily news to larger political trends, and seeks to answer your most pressing political questions. Dan, a politics professor at USC, Pepperdine and UC Berkeley, assesses the tactical actions taken by our political leaders, and also dive into broader topics that are intimately affected by our politicians and their policies. Learn more!