"The need for critical thinking skills and a humanistic outlook in our world is great. This is no less true in the Black community than in others." African Americans for Humanism
The next monthly meeting of African Americans for Humanism DC will be held on Saturday August 23, 2014 from 1:00 - 3:00 PM in the Latrobe Room at the Hill Center 921 Pennsylvania Ave SE (entrance on 9th St-elevator access available). The Hill Center is located about 1.5 blocks from the Eastern Market Metro Station. All AAH meetings are free and open to the public. The venue is wheelchair accessible. People with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations or who have questions about physical access may email [masked] . Please see our national webpage for more information. http://www.aahumanism.net/
Following up on one of last month’s articles by Patrick Stokes, “No you are not entitled to you opinion” (Theconversaation.com/no-you-are-not-entitled-to-your-opinion-9978) One of this month’s discussions pieces is from the blog Sounds Sciency by Sharon Hill entitled “Over Reliance on Science”. I am pairing it with another blog post by Kyle Hill entitled “The Life of Death”. In view of the abundance of “scientific” ghost hunting programs being broadcast the days, he makes some astute observations about ghosts and haunting. Both pieces can be found at the csiop website. http://www.csicop.org/specialarticles/show/over-reliance_on_science/ and
I look forward to seeing you on the23rd.
African Americans for Humanism-DC is sponsored by the Center for Inquiry-DC. The mission of the Center for Inquiry is to foster a secular society based on science, reason, freedom of inquiry, and humanist values. For more information about the Center for Inquiry please go to http://www.centerforinquiry.net/about .