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Douglas Glynn — an advocate of lifelong learning — has been a journalist, teacher and public affairs consultant. He has worked with governments, labour unions, non-profit groups, police associations, accounting and law firms. During most of the 1990s, he edited-wrote the proceedings of The Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs, Canada’s oldest non-partisan public affairs forum.
“Experience should teach us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the Government’s purposes are beneficent. Men born to freedom are naturally alert to repel invasion of their liberty by evil-minded rulers. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding. – Justice Louis D. Brandeis
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