How wonderful that the exquisite Virginian-Pilot newspaper listed our global #SocratesCafe – we’ll explore ‘How can we achieve absolute equality of rights for all?’ – among their recommended #Juneteenth events.https://www.pilotonline.com/…/vp-db-juneteenth-celebration-…Last month their feature writer, Amy Poulter, wrote a fabulous about our global Socrates Cafe/ #DemocracyCafe labor of love, and how we’ve successfully converted our initiatives to thriving live gatherings via Zoom […]
Feature newspaper article about our Socrates Cafe’s, and our successful virtual global gatherings on Zoom
This wonderful feature about our long-time Socrates Cafe labor of love recently appeared in the respected newspaper The Virginian-Pilot — and then, to my delight, was picked up by the newspaper — the Daily Press — of my boyhood hometown in Newport News, Virginia.
Please join us via Zoom video on June 19, the 155th commemoration of Juneteenth, to explore: How do we achieve absolute equality of rights today? Juneteenth.com describes this incredibly pivotal day in U.S. history — also known as ‘America’s second Independence Day’ thus: “Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in […]
Democracy Cafe / Socrates Cafe QUESTION SUMMIT, June 23, UN Public Service Day — What is the most important public question we should answer?
Public is defined as “of or concerning the people as a whole.” Public service is defined as “a service intended to serve all members of a community.” The United Nation has declared June 23 as International Public Service Day. Via A Socrates Cafe/Democracy Cafe gathering on Zoom video, we, the public the world over, will […]
Wanted to share a marvelous feature article about my longtime Socrates Cafe / Democracy Cafe labor of love that came out today in The Virginian-Pilot, an excellent paper that covers my region of Virginia. Feature writer Amy Poulter shares how I’ve made an opportunity of the coronavirus lockdown to connect participants via Zoom from around […]
Socrates Cafe/ Cafe Democracia, 21 May – Dia de Diversidad Cultural- the UN World Day for Cultural Diversity — What kinds of diversity should we strive for?
Our next Socrates Cafe/ Democracy Cafe via Zoom video will be on Thursday May 21, 2 pm Central Time U.S., the day the UN has declared World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development — yep, that’s quite a mouthful. Acompananos! We’ll explore, What kinds of diversity should we strive for? Exploraremos: Que tipos […]
I want to invite you to our Democracy Cafe/Socrates Cafe via Zoom video on Friday evening at 7 pm Central Time, 8 pm Eastern Time. We’ll explore: New normal? What does it look like? What can and will it look like? What *should* it look like? How can we make that ‘should’ a reality — […]
When should you hold on — and when should you let go — for dear life? That is the question for our Third Annual Alexander Phillips Arete Award. We invite you to delve into and share with us, — in a written work (poem, essay, short story, what have you, preferably in English, Spanish or […]
¿Que mundo quieres ver? Me encantaría ver un mundo en el que nuestros más pequeños tengan la oportunidad de compartir qué tipo de mundo les gustaría ver. Es rara vez que nosotros adultos consultamos con los niños, y mucho menos con los niños como nuestros iguales. Los celebramos, incluso tenemos días especiales para ellos, sin […]
Cafe Democracia Global, 1 de Mayo, Dia del Trabajador — ¿Cómo podemos asegurar que cada trabajador sea valorado y tratado con dignidad?
Acompanos el 1 de Mayo, el Dia del Trabajador, para explorar en nuestro Cafe Democracia Global, ¿Cómo podemos asegurar que cada trabajador sea valorado y tratado con dignidad? Topic: Christopher Phillips Socrates Cafe (Espanol) Zoom -Dia del Trabajo Time: May 1, 2020 02:00 PM America/Central Time U.S. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82387446573?pwd=Qm5ldTJ1YzFwemI5RjFuV2dqeXFYQT09 Meeting ID: 823 8744 […]