“Thus we arrive, by our ancient constitutional methods, at practical working arrangements which show that Parliamentary democracy can adapt itself to all situations and can go out in all weathers.”
Atlantic Charter Day – August 14, 2021
(Virtual) Commemoration event
In August, 1941 Winston Churchill and Franklin Delano Roosevelt met in secret in Placentia Bay, Newfoundland.
Together they produced the Atlantic Charter, a statement of the principles on which they aimed to build a postwar world order.
Please join with us as we mark the 80th anniversary of this historic moment.
Facilitating education, discussion, and debate about Canada's parliamentary democracy.
Prime Minister Winston Churchill at the British House of Commons, 8 September 1942
The Churchill Society for the Advancement of Parliamentary Democracy is a non-partisan, charitable organization that honours the life of Sir Winston Churchill by facilitating education, discussion and debate about Canada’s parliamentary democracy.
Past Recipients of the Award for Excellence in the Cause of Parliamentary Democracy and Keynote Speakers at Annual Award Dinners