Category Archives: Thinking Allowed Topics

The Thinking Allowed Classes meet the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of every month at 11:45 to 1:15.
Feel free to bring a lunch.

Dec. 7th Islam and the Sunni – Shiite proxy wars – Jerry
Dec. 21st Gender Identity – Florence
Jan. 4th Exercise, A New Years Resolution?
Jan. 18th Immigration – Jeff
Feb.1st Sexual Harassment – Florence
Feb. 15th Education and Charter schools – Becky and Gayland
March 1st The Israeli Palestinian Problem – Jack
March 15th Income and Wealth Inequality – Jack
April 5th Aging – Florence
April 19th. Homelessness – Ruth
May 4th Environmental Pollution – Ruth
May 18th Tax Reform

The Sunni – Shiite rift and their proxy wars. Dec. 7th

Trump has solidly aligned with Saudi Arabia, even though the official religion of Saudi Arabia, Wahhabism, is associated with most terrorist organizations.  https://www.huffingtonpost.com/dr-yousaf-butt-/saudi-wahhabism-islam-terrorism_b_6501916.html Trump has opposed Iran and railed against the Iranian nuclear deal. That has intensified nationalism in Iran … Continue reading

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Torture – is it ever justified? Nov. 16th

This is a very unpleasant thing to discuss and hopefully we will never have to make a decision about that, but if our elected representatives are going to make decisions about torture in our behalf, shouldn’t we at least talk … Continue reading

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