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Wednesday, December 5, 2018 8:49 PM

Once again our discussion group spent a stimulating and enjoyable few hours in the Library board room, discussing the ‘other’, speculating on the origins of our tendency to be wary of a non-member of our ‘group’. Tons of great questions: Was it agriculture that introduced the need to protect our …

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Sunday, November 11, 2018 8:48 PM

Braving the first snow of the year, 14 of us met at the home of Corrie and Andrew Baines to think more about the definitions and effects of ‘trust'. Trust in an individual or institution takes time to develop, but can be eroded quickly. We assume we can trust what…

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Thursday, October 4, 2018 8:47 PM

Here are some of the salient comments and points of discussion: “Rights are contractual obligations” Even if one is motivated by costs, it is a benefit to society to offer housing and food to those in need. For those who value the expense of feeding and housing the poor, it…

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Sunday, September 16, 2018 8:46 PM

Joachim Ostertag is returning ‘by popular demand’, to continue his talk and discussion of Patriarchy. Another excellent meeting. …Thank you Joachim Ostertag for your stimulating, informative and provocative presentation (Patriarchy II), and to Ruth and Gord Henrich for hosting us so beautifully. And a big welcome to our new members.…

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Sunday, July 8, 2018 8:45 PM

It was impossible to keep up with the amount of fascinating information and experiences presented by our presenter in July. Constable Craig Peddle is a certified instructor, trained presenter, and is a court qualified expert on criminal street gangs. He is quite knowledgeable regarding narcotics, firearms and organized crime. Equally…

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018 8:44 PM

Last night’s discussion of Populism was engaging but disturbing. We human beings are quite vulnerable to ‘showmanship’, grandiose language and glorious promises. If a populace is kept largely uninformed, poorly educated, prevented from developing critical thinking, and without much hope for the future, it is easily tricked into voting for…

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