a) In connection with the article "The Most Misunderstood Disease" (Alcoholism) in the January 1973 issue of the Canadian Churchman, Mr. Gault complimented the staff of the paper and, in particular, Miss Carolyn Purden for her factual and accurate account of this problem. Because of the excellence of this article and the valuable information it contains, the paper was in great demand in his area of the country.
b) Concern was expressed at the apparent contradiction between the stand of the Canadian Churchman on the Third World, poverty and racism and its acceptance of advertisements of expensive tours.
That this NEC request the Board of Trustees of Canadian Churchman to prepare a report for the next meeting of this Council on its policy concerning, and the operations of, Canadian Churchman tours. CARRIED
That the Departments of Religious Education and Information and Stewardship be asked to investigate the possibility of establishing one planning agency for lay training and adult education. CARRIED in both Houses.
That NEC request the Program Committee, in collaboration with other appropriate bodies, to encourage dioceses to develop or join in existing programs to educate non-native peoples in all aspects of the residential schools issues. CARRIED 34-11-94