Come join us to eat, drink, and solve the world's problems. There is limited parking available. It's okay to park in the Target parking lot, but make sure to read the signs for other businesses that don't want you to park in their space. Menu: https://mistertramps.com/menu/Find out more »
You should register to attend at the ESI page: http://www.esi.utexas.edu/talk/save-the-sharks/ What is the talk about?“We have been hating sharks on general principles for centuries … now it is high time that they should pay up.” This was a 1928 invitation to harvest sharks in Scientific Monthly (now Science). This mentality has been accepted by generations of fishermen and fishery managers. However, modern science shows many of the world’s shark stocks have decreased to unprecedented levels, placing ocean ecosystems in peril.…Find out more »
All over the world and at all levels religion is the basis for both comfort and strife. Sid Hall will talk about it from his perspective as an insider with a somewhat skeptical view.Find out more »
For several years some have tried to build support for a new Constitutional Convention. Is this a good idea or not?Find out more »
Nick Little is the legal counsel for the Center For Inquiry. He is responsible for, among other things, facilitating litigation on behalf of the secular community represented by CFI. He will discuss the general issue of church/state litigation in light of a rather conservative court as well as the specific case against the state of Texas regarding its legal prohibition of secular celebrants presiding at weddings.Find out more »
CFI-Austin Event Video
September 17, 2014
Interesting speakers and discussions at CFI-Austin!