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  • Jim Kenney
Why is it that twice in the last five presidential elections, the winner of the popular vote has gone down to defeat in the electoral tally? What's wrong here? Has a system designed to accommodate 18th-century geographic and political realities outlived its usefulness? We'll explore the current conundrum and a number of intriguing alternatives, including a radical new idea called "the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact."
11/20/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesdays, November 13-20 (2 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Jim Kenney
Why do reasonably intelligent people embrace bizarre beliefs? Why are outlandish conspiracy theories so eagerly championed by otherwise "normal" people? We'll range widely, from the long-held "Flat Earth" belief to the certainty that the govenment lied about Pearl Harbor, the space program, and the 9/11 attacks. We'll finish with one of the most bizarre of all: QAnon, the movement that claims that most Democratic leaders are organized pedophiles and that all too many former presidents have been involved! We'll ask why, who, and how as we try to make sense of what may be the most dangerous epidemic of our time.
11/27/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesdays, November 27-December 11 (3 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Jim Kenney
Why do reasonably intelligent people embrace bizarre beliefs? Why are outlandish conspiracy theories so eagerly championed by otherwise "normal" people? We'll range widely, from the long-held "Flat Earth" belief to the certainty that the govenment lied about Pearl Harbor, the space program, and the 9/11 attacks. We'll finish with one of the most bizarre of all: QAnon, the movement that claims that most Democratic leaders are organized pedophiles and that all too many former presidents have been involved! We'll ask why, who, and how as we try to make sense of what may be the most dangerous epidemic of our time.
12/04/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesdays, November 27-December 11 (3 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Jim Kenney
Why do reasonably intelligent people embrace bizarre beliefs? Why are outlandish conspiracy theories so eagerly championed by otherwise "normal" people? We'll range widely, from the long-held "Flat Earth" belief to the certainty that the govenment lied about Pearl Harbor, the space program, and the 9/11 attacks. We'll finish with one of the most bizarre of all: QAnon, the movement that claims that most Democratic leaders are organized pedophiles and that all too many former presidents have been involved! We'll ask why, who, and how as we try to make sense of what may be the most dangerous epidemic of our time.
12/11/2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesdays, November 27-December 11 (3 weeks)
Morning Workshop
Common Ground Deerfield
815 Rosemary Terrace
Deerfield, IL 60015
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