Thursdays, 12:00 Noon
Elliott Library, Room 507
Bring your lunch and join Leader Dr. Anne Klaeysen for in depth discussions on a variety of timely subjects.
|August 27||“Big Dangers for the Next Election” (5/21/15) and “How Money Runs Our Politics” (6/4/15) by Elizabeth Drew, NY Review of Books|
|September 3||“To Have and to Hold: Reproduction, marriage and the Constitution” by Jill Lepore, The New Yorker, 5/25/15|
|September 10||“Our Universities: The Outrageous Reality” by Andrew Delbanco, The New York Review of Books, 7/9/15|
|September 17||“The Hard Truths of Ta-Nehisi Coates” by Benjamin Wallace-Wells, New York Magazine, 7/12/15|
|September 24||“Laudato Si – Introduction (The entire Papal Encyclical on the Environment is at this link) ; “10 key excerpts from Pope Francis’s encyclical on the environment” by Sarah Pulliam Bailey, The Washington Post, 6/18/15; “Holy Ignorance” by Garry Wills and “Pope Francis: The Cry of the Earth” by Bill McKibben, The New York Review of Books, 6/21/15|
|October 1||"The Coddling of the American Mind" by Greg Lukianoff AND Jonathan Haidt, The Atlantic, September 2015|
|October 8||"Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace" by Jodi Kantor and David Streitfeld The NY Times, August 15, 2015.|
|October 15||"The Town that Decided to Send All It's Kids to College" by Alana Semuels, The Atlantic, 8/18/15|
|October 22||"The Bail Trap" and "A Night in Brooklyn Criminal Court" by Nick Pinto, The NY Times Magazine, 8/16/15|
|October 29||"Where's the Outrage" by Rich Yeselson, Dissent, Summer 2015|
Folders with relevant articles will be available from Maggie Determann in the Membership office.