Annual Debate: This House Believes that Freedom Of Speech in Israel
Is Currently Under Threat.
7.30pm Sunday 3rd December
Following the success of last year’s inaugural public debate, we are
delighted to announce this year’s event which will take place at Netanya
Debate is an essential tool for maintaining democracy and an open society.
Through debate Netanya AACI aims to promote tolerance for divergent points
in a forum where controversial issues will be examined
Proposing the motion: Raymond Cannon, a retired UK lawyer specializing in EU and
international business law.
Opposing the motion: Dr. Norman Bailey, currently a senior researcher at the
Centre for National Security Studies at Haifa University.
Both gentlemen are popular Netanya AACI speakers and this promises to be a
most interesting and lively evening.
The new streamlined format will have no supporting speakers but will include
a coffee break, enabling the audience to formulate their contributions
before the final vote.
Dr Michael Bliss will chair the event.
Members pre-paid NIS 30 Members at door NIS 40
Non-members NIS 50 It is better to debate a question without settling it, than to settle a
question without debating it.