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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, October 2, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, October 2, 2016

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Venue: Uno Morato
Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
Waze link: http://mobile-web.world.waze.com/en_GB/meetup/location?h=wdw54nm22
PWD Friendly? Yes
Date: Sunday, October 2, 2016
Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Topics:
– Increasing Maternity Leaves
http://cnnphilippines.com/news/2016/09/26/risa-hontiveros-teddy-baguilat-maternity-leave.html
– Sexism and De Lima’s “Hysteria” vs Duterte’s “Gutom”
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/583030/news/nation/duterte-to-de-lima-take-a-break-you-ll-have-a-nervous-breakdown
– Are Certain Degrees More “Valuable” Than Others?
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/social-sciences-and-humanities-faculties-close-japan-after-ministerial-intervention
– 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 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, September 18, 2016

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Venue: The Coffee Ministry
3 Royale Place, Don Antonio Drive, Quezon City 1127 (across Ever Gotesco Mall)
Date: Sunday, September 18, 2016
Time: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Topics:
– Davao proposing to ban burqas in malls http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/815439/davao-eyes-banning-burqas-in-malls
– The ethics of harm reduction drug policies http://interaksyon.com/article/132311/hontiveros-pitches-harm-reduction-strategy-vs-drug-problem
– Ban private cars during rush hour? http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/video/384127/saksi/private-vehicles-balak-ipagbawal-sa-edsa-tuwing-rush-hour
– Calling persons with disabilities “inspirational” https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/video/2016/sep/07/its-time-to-stop-calling-disabled-people-inspirational-video
– 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 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, August 7, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, August 7, 2016

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Venue: Pineapple Lab, 6071 R. Palma St., Brgy. Poblacion, Makati City
Google Maps link: https://goo.gl/maps/h9hYyb6cgku
PWD Friendly? Not really
Date: Sunday, August 7, 2016
Time: 2:30PM – 5:30PM

Topics:
– How to treat Duterte supporters
– HIV in the Philippines [https://www.hrw.org/news/2016/05/17/dispatches-philippines-unaddressed-hiv-epidemic]
– Trump, Duterte and neo-populism [http://time.com/4324098/rodrigo-duterte-philippines-president-donald-trump-human-rights-immigration/]
– Raunchy Topic

Got questions about the meetup?
Contact us at 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, July 10, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, July 10, 2016

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Venue: Pineapple Lab, 6071 R. Palma St., Brgy. Poblacion, Makati City
Google Maps link: https://goo.gl/maps/h9hYyb6cgku
PWD Friendly? Not really
Date: Sunday, July 10, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Brexit
“Radical Islam” and what that really looks like
The science behind racism (or lack thereof)
Loan sharks, nude photos and China
– Raunchy Topic

Got questions about the meetup?
Contact us at 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, May 28, 2016

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Venue: Pineapple Lab, 6071 R. Palma St., Brgy. Poblacion, Makati City
Google Maps link
RSVP on Facebook
PWD Friendly? Not really
Date: Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
Euthanasia and the boundaries it should and shouldn’t have
Death penalty and its impending return
Civil War
Sex workers in the Philippines
– Raunchy Topic

After this meetup, a lot of us are going to attend Deus Sex Machina 8! The show starts at 9PM, so we can have dinner nearby before proceeding to the venue which is pretty close to Pineapple Lab. We recommend that you reserve tickets if you’re interested. 🙂

Got questions about the meetup?
Contact us at 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, May 14, 2016

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Venue: Uno Morato, Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
Waze link: http://mobile-web.world.waze.com/en_GB/meetup/location?h=wdw54nm22
PWD Friendly? Yes
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Election 2016 Reactions
Italian court rules food theft not a crime if due to hunger
Court rules BC parents should treat child as a trans-boy
– Is #RP69fanfic sexist?
– Raunchy Topic

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 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, April 17, 2016

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Venue: Pineapple Lab, 6071 R. Palma St., Brgy. Poblacion, Makati City
Google Maps link: https://goo.gl/maps/h9hYyb6cgku
PWD Friendly? Not really
Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
Kidapawan incident
Teen sexting: child porn or not?
Duterte calls Mar “bayot”
Miriam and the Duty to Vote
– Raunchy Topic

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 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, April 2, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, April 2, 2016

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RSVP on Facebook

Venue: Uno Morato, Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
Waze link: http://mobile-web.world.waze.com/en_GB/meetup/location?h=wdw54nm22
PWD Friendly? Yes
Date: Sunday, March 19, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Generic Holy Week Topic: tell us about your holiday, and we’ll tell you about ours!
– Teddy Locsin Jr.’s rants about using Filipino/Tagalog in presidential debates [http://news.abs-cbn.com/halalan2016/focus/03/21/16/after-drawing-flak-teddy-locsin-jr-defends-tagalog-comment]
– Climate change and how it affects the decision to have children [http://www.thenation.com/article/how-do-you-decide-to-have-a-baby-when-climate-change-is-remaking-life-on-earth/]
– Conscription in the “trans capital of the world” [http://en.rocketnews24.com/2015/04/15/pretty-soldiers-this-is-what-conscription-looks-like-for-thailands-trans-women/]
– Ellen Page’s Gaycation documentary series [http://harlot.media/articles/1513/ellen-pages-gay-imperialism-is-not-activism]
– Raunchy Topic

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 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, March 19, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, March 19, 2016

Venue: Uno Morato, Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
Waze link: http://mobile-web.world.waze.com/en_GB/meetup/location?h=wdw54nm22
PWD Friendly? Yes
Date: Sunday, March 19, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– “Scoobs, Carps, Pics!” [https://goo.gl/p7In4i]
– Fascist’s Right to Free Speech / Holocaust Denial Laws vs. Martial Law Denialists [http://goo.gl/8RTAIa]
– Stephen Villena and the Politics of Interruption [http://goo.gl/mvMJJQ]
– Raunchy Topic

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 0928 872 0020 / 0920 975 0092

* 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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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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, September 19, 2015, Saturday

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Venue: Uno Morato, Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
Waze link
Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Time: 2:30PM – 5:30PM

Topics:
Scientists should be militant atheists
Ahmed Mohamed
Pope Francis revises annulment procedure
Gen. Luna leadership
Grace Poe’s Citizenship and the Presidency
– 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, June 21, 2015

Join this wonderful group of people for Atheist Solidarity Day!

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Location: Holy Trinity Church, 48 McKinley Road, Forbes Park, Makati

Date: Sunday, June 21, 2015
Time: 2:30pm – 5:30pm
Google Map: http://goo.gl/wCMAl

Topics:

–  Atheist Solidarity Day
– The ethics of livetweeting eavesdropped conversations
Rachel Dolezal and being transrace
Lived feminism and being trans*
Reddit’s ban on Fat People Hate
– 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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, June 7, 2015

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, June 7, 2015

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Venue: Uno Morato, Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
Waze link: http://mobile-web.world.waze.com/en_GB/meetup/location?h=wdw54nm22
Date: Sunday, June 7, 2015
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
Ethics of writing fiction
Rape in fiction
Duterte and the Davao Death Squad
Caitlyn Jenner
Tony Meloto
-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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Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, May 17, 2015

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Venue: Uno Morato, Garden Area GYY Building, #1 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City
Waze link: http://mobile-web.world.waze.com/en_GB/meetup/location?h=wdw54nm22
Date: Sunday, May 17, 2015
Time: 2:30PM – 5:00PM

Topics:
-Manny Pacquiao Fight
Mary Jane Veloso and the Death Penalty
Nepal Earthquake
Dad bods
-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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