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Let’s Talk More: Bringing Ben Franklin Circles to Austin

Let’s Talk More: Bringing Ben Franklin Circles to Austin

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As it turns out, the discussion about temperance wasn’t as outdated as it seemed. Or boring! With five months behind us, the Ben Franklin Circle meeting in Austin continues to work to surprising conclusions. We started with temperance but have now made an inquiry of justice, order, moderation and cleanliness. I facilitate the discussion but often find myself surprised by all the places we go when we connect with one another on Ben Franklin’s big ideas about a well-lived life. Our most recent meeting focused on frugality. We were on the verge of the summer with all the buzz that…

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