WHEN:

SATURDAY, May 18, 2013 7:00 PM Arrival Time

TOPIC:
Video of David Kelley debating John Mackey on the question

Is self-interest enough to create personal happiness or a good society?
Recorded 2011 at the FreedomFest in Las Vegas, 55 minutes

DISCUSSION LEADER:
Jackie Hazelton

DESCRIPTION:

What is the foundation of human happiness, prosperity,cooperation and freedom? At the 2011 FreedomFest in Las Vegas, Whole Foods CEO and co-founder John Mackey and philosopher David Kelley debated “Is self-interest enough to create personal happiness or a good society?” Now you can watch the video of this debate. Kelley is the founder and chief intellectual officer of The Atlas Society and author of numerous books including A┬áLife of One’s Own.

Both gentlemen are introduced by Tom G. Palmer, a senior scholar with the Cato Institute and Vice President at the Atlas Economic Research Foundation. (Palmer sits on The Atlas Society’s Board of Advisors.)