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Politics in the Time of Coronavirus with Dan Schnur

A Message From The President

To Our Members and Supporters,

As another month ends, I am reflecting on the 145 livestreams we have offered over the past 13 months.

I want to shine a spotlight on five programs presented in April as they are representative of our mission, the LAWACTH community, and our collective impact with our members, subscribers and strategic partners.
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A year ago today, we hosted a panel featuring representatives from @flyLAXairport, @Delta, @RitzCarlton, @JWLALIVE and the WTCLA to answer the question: What is the Future of International Travel and Tourism? https://t.co/kAoxS8JQLE

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