Nola Skeptics Proposed Agenda: June 30, 2016, 6 pm. Meeting at Second Line Brewing.

Nola Skeptics Proposed Agenda:    June 30, 2016, 6 pm. Meeting at Second Line Brewing.

1.       Introductions/Sign up sheet

2.       Resources:

a.       Facebook page:

b.      Meet-up:

c.       Web site:

d.      Blog:

e.      Twitter? Other resources?

3.       Would anyone like to make a logo?

4.       Possible future activities:

a.       Skeptics in the pub:

                                          i.      Speakers: Bring in national, or use local speakers

                                        ii.      Socialize

b.      Science/Skeptical Book club

                                          i.      The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself, by Sean Carroll.

                                        ii.      The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy, by Michael E. Mann

c.       Movie nights:

                                          i.      Merchants of Doubt: : The troubling story of how a cadre of influential scientists have clouded public understanding of scientific facts to advance a political agenda.

d.      Action:

                                          i.      Lobby Louisiana legislature about issues, such as stopping teaching creationism in schools, vouchers. ;