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SFU Philosophers' Cafe
Date: August 28, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: ParkLane Room

Drop in for some lively discussion.  The topic for this date:

 August 28  Thick to Thin to Thick: how do body ideals evolve over time?
   
September 25 

 Do consumers have a moral obligation to know where their products come from?

What is the true cost of the clothing that we wear? Child labour, slave wages, and dangerous working conditions are a part of the garment industry but should we consider this when buying our clothing? Moderator Andy Hira will lead a discussion about the moral obligations of consumers to know where their products come from.

   
 October 30

 What purpose does marriage serve today?

All the single ladies (and gentlemen) put your hands up! Never-married adults now outnumber legally married adults in Canada. Marriage rates are declining but what does this mean? Moderator Bilhana Barichello will lead the discussion on whether marriage serves a purpose in today's society or not.