Archive for November, 2009

TUES Dec 1 – Ten Philosophical Mistakes: Modern Science and Ancient Wisdom

NOTE: Meeting times for both Tuesday and Saturday will now be 7 PM.

WHEN:
TUESDAY, December 1, 2009 7:00 PM

TOPIC:
Ten Philosophical Mistakes
by Mortimer J. Adler
Epilogue Modern Science and Ancient Wisdom

LEADER:
Jackie Hazelton

DESCRIPTION:
Ten Philosophical Mistakes is about basic errors in modern thought-how they
came about, their consequences, and how to avoid them.  We will review the
mistakes and wrap up the book.

We will also discuss what work to use for our Tuesday discussions next year.

WHERE:
Jackie & Lyman Hazelton’s Home
2153 E. Alameda Dr., Tempe, AZ 85282
480-921-1156
Use http://www.mapquest.com/ to get directions from your location.

QUESTIONS:
Jackie Hazelton
(c) 480-516-3281 (h) 480-921-1156
(e) AZObjectivists_at_cox_dot_net
Jim Kirk
(e) JAMTKIRK_at_aol_dot_com

RSVP:
Reply to this message to AZObjectivists_at_cox_dot_net or
Call Jackie Hazelton at 480-921-1156

BRING:
Snacks or beverage to share or a monetary donation.

SAT Nov 21 – Socialized Medicine

WHEN:
SATURDAY, November 21, 2009 7:00 PM

TOPIC:
Socialized Medicine

LEADER:
Jackie Hazelton

DESCRIPTION:
On November 10th, Frontline on PBS will rebroadcast a show on how 5 capitalist
democracies around the world handle health care in their countries.
We will discuss Rand and Peikoff’s views of socialized medicine presented in
their talks in the Voice of Reason and how this relates to Obamacare.  How
should medical care be handled from an Objectivist perspective?  Please come
with your ideas.

READING:
The Voice of Reason – Essays in Objectivist Thought
Chapter 29 How Not to Fight Against  Socialized Medicine by Ayn Rand
Chapter 30 Medicine: The Death of a Profession by Leonard Peikoff

WHERE:
Jackie & Lyman Hazelton’s Home
2153 E. Alameda Dr., Tempe, AZ 85282
480-921-1156
Use http://www.mapquest.com/ to get directions from your location.

QUESTIONS:
Jackie Hazelton
(c) 480-516-3281 (h) 480-921-1156
(e) AZObjectivists_at_cox_dot_net
Jim Kirk
(e) JAMTKIRK_at_aol_dot_com

RSVP:
Reply to this message to AZObjectivists_at_cox_dot_net or
Call Jackie Hazelton at 480-921-1156

BRING:
Snacks or beverage to share or a monetary donation.