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Monthly Archive for October, 2017

: October, 2017

The Cuban Missile Crisis — One Y’s Man’s Personal Story

Y’s Man Jeff Hare gave the group a first hand look at the 13 days of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis.

High Noon and On The Waterfront — Personal Allegories

Cinema Professor Foster Hirsch talked to Y’s Men about the blacklist and HUAC, and how High Noon and On The Waterfront are seen as personal allegories for Carl Foreman and Elia Kazan.

McKinney Talks About Our State’s Budget

Former Connecticut Senator Minority Leader John McKinney spoke to Y’s Men about the current status of the state’s budget, and offered recommendations on what it should include.

Outstanding Schools Face Challenging Times

The superintendents of Westport and Weston talked to Y’s Men of Westport/Weston on September 14, 2017