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Three pernicious ideas of the Roman club


Three pernicious ideas of the Roman club
Only the few, probably, could estimate a role of the Roman club in the fate of the world. Most often say that the Roman club – the "brain trust" (think tank) which is engaged in forecasting of world processes. However he essentially differs from other similar institutions. The Roman club is the institute working, so to speak, "for the benefit of mankind". His real beneficiaries are those who have founded him 50 years ago. It is considered that the Roman club was organized by the outstanding Italian scientist, the manager and the public figure (1908-1984) and the CEO concerning science of OECD. However I was a true founder of this structure, died in 2017 on the 102nd year of life. In 1965 in David Rockefeller's estate in Belladzhio (Italy) there has taken place the Conditions of a World Order conference to which ten two intellectuals have been invited by the owner of the estate. And on April 6-7, 1968 in Rome the representative meeting with participation of 75 people where the decision on establishment of the Roman club has been made has taken place. Participants of a meeting have proclaimed that the club has to be engaged in intellectual activities for the description of desirable parameters of future mankind. Have agreed that the number of members of the Roman club will be equal 100, it will be formed of the most eminent scientific, public, political and financial persons of the different countries. The executive committee from 12 people defines activities and the agenda of annual assemblies of club. In 2018 the anniversary assembly of club devoted to his 50 anniversary will take place on October 17-18 in Rome. Since 2008 the headquarters of the Roman club is in Switzerland, in Winterthur. Except full members there are associated clubmen participating in preparation of projects and reports on the order of club. Guests of honor from among the leading statesmen, politicians, scientists are invited to annual meetings of the Roman club. Except the acting and associated members there are still honorary members. The former United States Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, the king of Belgians Philip, the former NATO Secretary General Javier Solana, the former secretary general of the Central Committee of the CPSU Mikhail Gorbachev, the billionaire and the founder Ted Turner, the former Vice President of the United States Al Gore, the founder of Microsoft Bill Gates, the former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, the queen of the Netherlands Beatrice, the former U.S. President Bill Clinton, the financial speculator George Soros, the former prime minister of Great Britain Tony Blair, the former presidents of the European Commission Romano Prodi and Zhak Delor appear in lists of members. The Roman club continuously expands geography of the activity due to creation of national associations which are created in 35 countries. In 1989 the Association of assistance to the Roman club has been created in the USSR. Disintegration of the Union hasn't prevented her to be transformed to the Russian association of assistance to the Roman club operating now under the auspices of Fund of perspective researches. The Roman club has public and non-public fields of activity. In the public sphere are presented, first of all

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