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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, October 25, 2015

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, October 25, 2015

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Venue: Uno Morato, Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
(Waze link)
Date: Sunday, October 25, 2015
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
Should Miriam release her medical records?
Has feminism already won?
How to be a fan of problematic things
Bro-jobs and heteroflexibility
– Raunchy Topic of the Week

After the meetup we usually go for dinner and drinks somewhere nearby. If you’re not a meetup regular and can’t make it for the meetup but would like to go for the post meetup, please indicate on a post in the wall or comment so we can contact you.
Got questions about the meetup? Contact us at 0927 343 7441

* Newbies are welcome, and admission to the meetup is free. (Note: this does not apply to the food and other activities we may be having)
* Early birds get to play board/video/party games with the group.
* Look for the FF sign (or the group of smart, sexy people).
* There is no required age, religion, philosophy, or IQ level.
* Discussions are informal yet intelligent (most of the time).
* You don’t have to talk; you can just sit in and listen.

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Humanism vs Feminism | FF Podcast

Humanism vs Feminism | FF Podcast

Meryl Streep says she’s a humanist rather than a feminist. This week, we talk about what the difference really is and why some people might be distancing themselves from the “feminist” label.

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Heneral Luna and Nationalism | FF Podcast

Heneral Luna and Nationalism | FF Podcast

This week, we review the movie Heneral Luna. We dissect its theme of nationalism and discuss whether we should judge local movies with different standards.

Posted in Entertainment, Media, Podcast, Reviews, Video1 Comment

Price Gouging and Capitalism | FF Podcast

Price Gouging and Capitalism | FF Podcast

This week, we talk about Martin Shkreli, the venture capitalist who hiked prices on critical medicines.

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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, October 4, 2015

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Location: Holy Trinity Church, 48 McKinley Road, Forbes Park, Makati
Date: Sunday, October 4, 2015
Time: 2:30pm – 5:30pm
Google Map: http://goo.gl/wCMAl

Topics:

– Peeple is Yelp for people [http://www.wired.com/2015/10/peeple-the-thing-versus-peeple-the-app/]
– Martin Shkreli and the increasing average cost of medicine [http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonkblog/wp/2015/09/25/the-drug-industry-wants-us-to-think-martin-shkreli-is-a-rogue-ceo-he-isnt/]
– The Perils of Binary Thinking [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/film/filmmakersonfilm/8526584/Adam-Curtis-the-perils-of-binary-thinking-interview.html]
– Raunchy Topic of the Week

After the meetup we usually go for dinner and drinks somewhere nearby. If you’re not a meetup regular and can’t make it for the meetup but would like to go for the post meetup, please indicate on a post in the wall or comment so we can contact you.

Got questions about the meetup? Contact us at 0927 323 3532

> Newbies are welcome, and admission to the meetup is free. (Note: this does not apply to the food and other activities we may be having)
> Early birds get to play board/video/party games with the group.
> Look for the FF sign (or the group of smart, sexy people).
> There is no required age, religion, philosophy, or IQ level.
> Discussions are informal yet intelligent (most of the time).
> You don’t have to talk; you can just sit in and listen.

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