EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Duncan, James S.
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A joint Meeting of The Toronto Board of Trade, The Canadian Club of Toronto, and The Empire Club of Canada.
An opportunity to tell some of the conclusions of the speaker, following his return four months ago from an extensive visit to the U.S.S.R. The object of the visit. Progress of the U.S.S.R. in the development of hydro-electric, thermal, and nuclear facilities. An investigation of their progress in connection with extra high voltage long-range transmission. Arranging for future exchange visits of specialists. Findings set forth in a 41-page report prepared by Ontario Hydro. A detailed description of the visit. Challenges to the West. An examination of divisions between the Communist world and the West. Hope based on the Russian people themselves. What the Russian people do not know. The issue of peaceful co-existence.