Our guest speaker this August was career ambassador John McCarthy who discussed "The influence of religion in the affairs of selected countries". John's talk was excellent, well received and enlightening. Sydney Atheists are very grateful for John delivering his talk.
August Atheist Social Lounge
Our next big meeting will be the Atheist Social Lounge on the 28th of August. At this meeting we will have the usual social interlude from 6.00 until 7.30pm, but then from 7.30 until about 9.00pm we will have a special open meeting to discuss the most appropriate slogans for potential campaigns. This is a meeting not to be missed.
Please RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/sydneyatheists/events/183652472/
Sydney Atheists have some wonderful talent and expertise among our members. The September Talks will feature two of them. Sydney Atheists are proud to present Margaret-Ann Tait and Paula Baha for another very special evening. Our research and clinical psychologists will discuss psychological models of how religious belief is maintained in the face of rational evidence. The first segment will be titled Cognitive Dissonance, whilst the second will look at Psychoanalytic views on religion.
Please RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/sydneyatheists/events/179983212/