Ockham's Cafe is small discussion group that meets to discuss religion, politics, philosophy, current events and other interesting topics. We strive to form a diverse group with participants who have different religious, socioeconomic, cultural, age, and educational backgrounds to enhance the scope and depth of our conversation.

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    Hi everyone, I would love to join a discussion some time, but as a single mom of a toddler, I can't really do evenings. Would anyone else be interested in something like... Learn more

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Recent Meetups

  • 3 days ago · 6:30 PM

    Ockham's Cordova

    10 Ockhamites

    Mate selection: How do we choose, how should we, what works and doesn't work and why? Best TED Talk on this topic, ever ( or video below ) http://youtu.be/d6wG_sAdP0U... Learn more
  • 5 days ago · 6:30 PM

    Ockham's East

    13 Ockhamites

    A.I. - mankind's greatest achievement or its epitaph? http://www.livescience.com/47544-history-of-a-i-artificial-intelligence-infographic.html http://www.bbc.com/news/... Learn more
  • July 22 · 6:30 PM

    Ockham's Cordova

    4 Ockhamites

    Do criminal registries and other public records cause undue violation of one's privacy? https://www.aclu-nj.org/theissues/criminaljustice/whysexoffenderlawsdomoreha/... Learn more
  • July 20 · 6:30 PM

    Ockham's East

    8 Ockhamites

    Symbolism Snafus: How should symbols that were once considered acceptable (the Confederate flag, the swastika, etc ), but are now considered offensive, be handled?  ... Learn more
  • July 15 · 6:30 PM

    Ockham's Cordova

    11 Ockhamites

    We will be discussing a short 6 page paper titled "Evolution: The Material Alternative." This paper is copyrighted, but I got permission to send it to the Ockham's Cafe... Learn more
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  • Jason founded Ockham's Cafe

    on March 13

Founded Mar 13, 2010

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