The Oakmont Great Decisions groups are not meeting in person during the coronavirus emergency.

We ARE meeting by video conference to discuss current foreign policy issues. If you’d like to participate, email

Great Decisions is a national program developed by the Foreign Policy Association which takes 8 topics each year and sponsors discussion groups around the country on these topics.

Oakmont usually has 4 groups of about 16 people each. For more information see our website:


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