MIND: Freedom and the Paradox of Choice

Freedom is God's gift and the intrinsic dignity of human beings. Today we live in a time of unprecedented freedoms. In our consumerist society, maximum freedom means maximum choice. But is there such a thing as too much choice?

Freedom is God's gift and the intrinsic dignity of human beings. Today we live in a time of unprecedented freedoms. In our consumerist society, maximum freedom means maximum choice. But is there such a thing as too much choice?

Freedom is the gift of God and the intrinsic dignity of human beings and we are living in historys freest society.  But is there such a thing as too much freedom?  How do you measure that?  Who sets the limits?  What do we mean by freedom anyway?  What are the many forms of bondage?  How does choice effect freedom?  Feel free to attend this discussion.  Here is the Barry Schwartz presentation that got us going:

Only when you’re done watching the Schwartz video, should you visit Lewis CK at this link to discover what it really might mean to ‘lower your expectations’ in order to find happiness again…