Archive | Meetup

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, December 10, 2016

15042101_10154073138427686_8324403620497913562_o

Venue: Bantayog Ng Mga Bayani, Quezon Avenue
Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines
Date: Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM to 12:00 MN

We’re joining DAKILA for ALAB NG PUSO: Stand Up for Human Rights! Day of Art and Action for Human Rights. Come see our booth and wear black to show your solidarity!

PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES

Fair X Exhibit
1:00 PM onwards
A showcase of art works and products that contribute to human rights protection and promotion by various groups and organizations. 

History X Heroism
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
A Talk on Human Rights in the Time of Struggle by Prof. Xiao Chua

Music X Performance
4:00 PM – 12:00 MN
Music | Spoken Word | Improv | Dance

This event is organized by the Commission on Human Rights, Bantayog ng mga Bayani, National Union of Journalists of the Philippines, I-Defend and DAKILA.

For more details on the activities, see: https://www.facebook.com/events/1023028464487194/

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, November 27, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, November 27, 2016

 

ff_nov-27-2

CHANGE OF VENUE

Venue: Simcas Apartelle, 5048 P Burgos, Makati, 1210 Metro Manila, Philippines
Google Maps Link
PWD Friendly? Not really
Date: Sunday, November 27, 2016
Time: 2:30PM – 5:30PM

This is a special meetup. We will be having free HIV testing, courtesy of HASH – HIV & AIDS Support House, Inc. Please arrive early.

Topics:
Do people have a right to food?
Should children be allowed to join protests?
Should private citizens be accountable for their public comments?
– Raunchy Topic of the Week (18+)

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, November 13, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, November 13, 2016

14581311_10153962336882686_5660138757464457670_n

Venue: Church of the Holy Trinity Episcopalian Church, 48 McKinley Road, Forbes Park, Makati
PWD Friendly? Yes
Date: Sunday, November 13, 2016
Time: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Topics:
Trump is the next US President
Can software be unethical?
Should Mocha Uson be given a platform?
– Raunchy Topic of the Week (18+)

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, October 30, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, October 30, 2016

14492500_10153962340372686_6943511798186556281_nVenue: 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 30, 2016
Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Topics:
How would you rate other people?
Is appropriating food culture wrong?
Does misinformation violate the right to free speech?
Should single people be considered “infertile”?
– Raunchy Topic of the Week (18+)

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, October 16, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, October 16, 2016

14566492_10153962326562686_2583194368902172602_o

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, October 16, 2016
Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Topics:
Is it wrong to screen against genetic disease? 
Reviving the dead with chatbots 
Unfriending over Duterte
– Raunchy Topic of the Week (18+)

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup, Organization0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, October 2, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, October 2, 2016

14231338_10154456253248695_3385645419268012920_o

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup, Organization0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, September 18, 2016

14231338_10154456253248695_3385645419268012920_o

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup, Uncategorized0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, September 4, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, September 4, 2016

meetup (2)

 

 

 

 

 

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.

Posted in Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, August 7, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, August 7, 2016

12963430_10153548877732686_5437333482341261125_n

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, July 10, 2016

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, July 10, 2016

meetup (2)

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, June 11, 2016

meetup (2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

Posted in Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, May 28, 2016

12963430_10153548877732686_5437333482341261125_n

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup0 Comments

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Saturday, May 14, 2016

13184718_10154782267620830_332846664_o

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup, Organization1 Comment

Filipino Freethinkers Meetup, Sunday, April 17, 2016

12961627_10153540627877686_1820871632265881396_n

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.

Posted in Announcements, Meetup, Organization0 Comments

Facebook.com/Freethinkers