Oct 21, 2014 · 7:00 PM
GROUP LEADER: MICHAEL DORIAN
Subject: DOES THE CURRENT LIBERALISM NEED SAVING FROM ITSELF? - How does the general failure of many Liberals to fairly criticize Islam affect the Atheist movement? -
Did you see the exchange between Ben Affleck, Nicholas Kristof, and Sam Harris on Bill Maher's recent show? It prompted this insightful response from Harris: http://www.samharris.org/blog/item/can-liberalism-be-saved-from-itself
How can criticizing an ideology can get you branded as a "racist"? Is there a difference between criticizing ideas and criticizing people?
Come discuss this hot-button topic and then socialize with other Atheists and Freethinkers afterward in the bar...
LOCATION: Stone Creek -140 East 27th St. (3rd/Lex) - REAR ROOM
COST: Free, but participants are expected to purchase drink or food to compensate Stone Creek for their space.