Discussion and Pot Luck Hosted by Bob Morris 140 Greystone Drive, Oak Ridge 37830
“The Cultural Value of Belief”
Most of us think of belief as connected to religion, but if you accept religious belief as fine, then what about other beliefs? If you don’t have to justify your beliefs, then what is wrong with white nationalism or any of a host of mean-spirited ideologies or conspiracy theories? What happens to a society when evidence is no longer required for a world view or a national policy? If you want to peek ahead, read this article: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231/
Please bring the usual pot luck, and Bob will provide some drinks and paper dinnerware. The driveway has a bit of an incline, so if you have strong legs, please park at the bottom so others have less of a climb.