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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, September 4, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, September 4, 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, September 4, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM
Topics:
-Burkini ban [http://edition.cnn.com/2016/08/30/europe/french-mayor-cogolin-burkini-ban/]
-How have your views on dating changed over time? [http://www.npr.org/2016/07/10/485432485/former-evangelical-pastor-rethinks-his-approach-to-courtship]
-Dictator denialism [https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/aug/29/argentina-denial-dirty-war-genocide-mauricio-macri]
– 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, 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, June 11, 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, June 11, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Does empathy make you a better person? [http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/474588/why-empathy-is-a-bad-thing/]
– “Be Yourself” [http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/05/opinion/sunday/unless-youre-oprah-be-yourself-is-terrible-advice.html?smid=fb-share]
– Mariz Umali being catcalled (watch out for the podcast on June 10!)
– 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, 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, March 6, 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, March 6, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Giving up porn [http://www.salon.com/2016/02/22/i_need_to_get_off_line_im_giving_up_online_porn_and_so_should_you/]
– Pretentiousness [http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/feb/09/in-defence-of-pretentiousness]
– Privacy and parenting [https://www.facebook.com/rawritskate/posts/10207042945264566]
– The law meets emojis [https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/local/wp/2016/02/27/a-12-year-old-girl-is-facing-criminal-charges-for-using-emoji-shes-not-alone/]
– 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

* 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, February 20, 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, February 20, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Safe Spaces for Men’s Rights Activists [ http://www.vox.com/2016/2/6/10926872/roosh-pro-rape-rallies ]
– Pretentiousness [http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/feb/09/in-defence-of-pretentiousness]
– Catholic bishops aren’t required to report clerical child abuse [http://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/feb/10/catholic-bishops-not-obliged-report-clerical-child-abuse-vatican-says]
– Bigots are scared to speak out [ http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/765830/scared-to-speak-ones-mind ]
– Media treatment of differently abled people [http://6abc.com/1191909/ vs https://www.facebook.com/6abc.ActionNews/videos/10153466440361378/]
– 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

* 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, February 7, 2016

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Join us for board games, discussions, and food at DyceNDyne!

Venue: DyceNDyne, Unit #3 Rosemarie Elements building Pasig Boulevard, Pasig City
Link: https://goo.gl/maps/XdGubJWX8sp
PWD Friendly? Somewhat
Date: Sunday, February 7, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Sapiosexuality [http://x.rappler.com/x/Liavel-Badillo/1453439343921-An-Open-Letter-To-The-Man-Who-Turned-Me-Into-A-Sap]
– Las Hijas de Violencia [https://www.facebook.com/ajplusenglish/videos/676054245869419/]
– Hollywood Racism [http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/01/27/joseph-fiennes-as-michael-jackson-a-symptom-of-hollywood-s-deep-seated-race-problem.html]
– Raunchy topic of the week

After the meetup we will probably stick around to play more board games, mingle, and have light discussions, so feel free to join us!

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

* 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, January 23, 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, January 23, 2016
Time: 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Topics:
– Demisexuality [http://demisexuality.org/articles/what-is-demisexuality/]
– Koreans hosting fake funerals to lower suicide rates [http://filipinofreethinkers.org/2016/01/16/korean-living-funerals-ff-podcast/]
– Christian Atheism [http://www.huffingtonpost.com/christian-chiakulas/what-does-it-mean-to-be-a-christian-atheist_b_8866378.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 0928 872 0020

* 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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