Food For Thought (F4T)

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Food For Thought (F4T) is a friendly weekend brunch for people who enjoy discussing serious and “serious” topics with other smart, engaging people. We welcome everyone, whether you are a card-carrying philosopher or are maybe not quite sure who Plato was. The only qualification you need is that you enjoy thinking and eating, and can …

Muslim-ish: searching for truth, rejecting false idols, and fighting for freedom

Wednesday, July 7, 2019

Who are we? We are Muslims of varying degrees of religiousness:Some of us are practicing Muslims who simply want to take a more objective look at out teachings.Some of us want to discuss certain tenets of our faith that don’t sit well with us.Some of us have come to the realization that organized religion isn’t …

Skeptics Conference in NYC (NECSS)

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Folks, the Northeast Conference on Science and Skepticism (NECSS) is taking place in NYC on 12-15 July. Impressive roster of speakers, and a great chance to get involved with the secular community. CFI-NYC will be manning a table and spreading our message of Reason, Science, and Secular values. Come on out and join us, as …

Muslim-ish: searching for truth, rejecting false idols, and fighting for freedom

Wednesday, June 6, 2019

Who are we? We are Muslims of varying degrees of religiousness:Some of us are practicing Muslims who simply want to take a more objective look at out teachings.Some of us want to discuss certain tenets of our faith that don’t sit well with us.Some of us have come to the realization that organized religion isn’t …

Sam Harris & Jordan Peterson: Similarilities & Differences

Saturday, June 6, 2018

We will be comparing and contrasting the thoughts of Sam Harris and Jordan Peterson—especially their respective approaches to thinking about human beings, and a whole range of subjects including science, religion, morality and lot more. Come prepared to answer the questions:1) What do you like about Sam Harris?2) What do you like about Jordan Peterson?3) …

Food For Thought (F4T)

Sunday, June 6, 2019

Food For Thought (F4T) is a friendly weekend brunch for people who enjoy discussing serious and “serious” topics with other smart, engaging people. We welcome everyone, whether you are a card-carrying philosopher or are maybe not quite sure who Plato was. The only qualification you need is that you enjoy thinking and eating, and can …

Jordan Peterson’s Rule #11 – Do Not Bother Children When They Are Skateboarding

Saturday, July 7, 2018

“Kids need playgrounds dangerous enough to remain challenging. People don’t seek to minimize risk; they seek to optimize it. When untrammeled and encouraged, we prefer to live on the edge. There, we can still be both confident in our experience and confronting the chaos that helps us develop.” See this brief video to get the …

RNY Summer Solstice Party!

Saturday, June 6, 2018

Hey CFI-NYC! This is your chance to kickoff the summer with the NYC secular community. It promises to be a great afternoon in the park, so come join us. You can sign up on the Reasonable New York page: https://www.meetup.com/ReasonableNewYork/events/250983341/

Drinking Reasonably (a monthly Happy Hour)

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

C’mon out for an evening of socializing with the NYC secular community. Friendly and smart folks. You can sign up on the Reasonable New York webpage https://www.meetup.com/ReasonableNewYork/events/hsrfppyxjbbc/ https://www.meetup.com/ReasonableNewYork/