Talk to a Diplomat: Episode XXXIV

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Watch as I interview Mr. John Thompson. He is a Strategic Analyst and a Highly Skilled Communicator at the Strategic Capital Intelligence Group. Mr. Thompson has completed over 7500 media interviews and over 500 newspaper columns, studies, papers, and he has made contributions to books. In addition, Mr. Thompson has 13 years of Reserve military service for the Canadian Armed Forces where he served as a Captain.

Mr. Thompson previously worked as an editor at the Mackenzie Institute for over 24 years. He ran the Mackenzie Institute from 1992 to 2011. In addition, he also directed the Mackenzie Institute’s fieldwork in several key studies. Listen ad Mr. Thompson discusses the significance and impact of some of his contributions.

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Episode XXXIV Part I: NATO ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

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Next, Mr. Thompson discusses the impact of some of his many lectures.

Episode XXXIV Part II: NATO ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

Lastly, Mr. Thomson provides advice to the youth listening today.

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Episode XXXIV Part III: NATO ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

 

Magdalena Surma

About Magdalena Surma

Magdalena Surma is currently Canada's NATO Program Contributor and Outreach Coordinator. Former Program Editor of Global Horizons, Magdalena completed a BA in Legal Studies (Honours) and a Masters in Public Service at the University of Waterloo. She also attended Harvard during two summers, where she completed courses in psychology, government, and law. In addition, she successfully completed Harvard Law School’s Executive Education Program in Negotiation and Leadership. Magdalena is currently completing an LLB through University of London’s International Program. She is passionate about law, government, and charitable non-profit organizations. As an avid researcher, she hopes to extend her research to investigate women in security while examining society, culture, and international relations. In addition, Magdalena is also passionate about international business and economy. She is very excited about being involved with various projects at NATO, specifically engaging youth and society about international affairs. Apart from a love of politics, Magdalena enjoys fine art, ballet, and classical music.