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FF Podcast 105 (Audio): Sex Workers in the Philippines


FF Audio Podcast 105 Sex Workers in the Philippines

This week, researcher Sharmila Parmanand joins us. We talk about sex workers and their strange position in Philippine society as both “victims” and “criminals” in the eyes of the law.

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Sex Workers in the Philippines | FF Podcast


This week, researcher Sharmila Parmanand joins us. We talk about sex workers and their strange position in Philippine society as both “victims” and “criminals” in the eyes of the law.

You may also download the podcast file here.

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FF Podcast 74: Caitlyn Jenner and Irish Equality


This week, we talk about Caitlyn Jenner coming out as a transgender woman. We also talk about the recent Irish referendum that legalized marriage equality. We discuss how a similar referendum would fare in the Philippines.

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FF Podcast 73 (Audio): Sexism and Tony Meloto’s GK


Audio Podcast 73: Sexism and Tony Meloto's GK

This week, we talk about Tony Meloto’s controversial speech in Hawaii where he suggested that Filipinas should have babies with white men for the benefit of the country. We also talk about the apparent cult of personality built around Tony Meloto and Gawad Kalinga.

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FF Podcast 73: Sexism and Tony Meloto’s GK


This week, we talk about Tony Meloto’s controversial speech in Hawaii where he suggested that Filipinas should have babies with white men for the benefit of the country. We also talk about the apparent cult of personality built around Tony Meloto and Gawad Kalinga.

You may also download the podcast file here.

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FF Podcast 72 (Audio): Trigger Warnings


FF Audio Podcast 72: Trigger Warnings

This week, we talk about trigger warnings for rape and other topics in fiction. We discuss which topics should have trigger warnings and whether they should exist at all.

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FF Podcast 72: Trigger Warnings


This week, we talk about trigger warnings for rape and other topics in fiction. We discuss which topics should have trigger warnings and whether they should exist at all.

You may also download the podcast file here.

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FF Podcast 71 (Audio): Dad Bods and Double Standards


FF Audio Podcast 71: Dad Bods and Double Standards

This week, we talk about dad bods, ideal body types, and double standards between men and women.

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FF Podcast (Audio) 48: Ethics and Celebrity Nudes


Filipino Freethinkers Podcast Episode 48 - Ethics and Celebrity Nudes

This week, we talk about the recent celebrity nude leaks and the so-called “Fappening.”

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FF Podcast 48: Ethics and Celebrity Nudes


This week, we talk about the recent celebrity nude leaks and the so-called “Fappening.”

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FF Podcast (Audio) 32: Flesh-Eating Disease in the Philippines?


Filipino Freethinkers Podcast 32:Flesh-Eating Disease in the Philippines

This week, we talk about the story propagated by ABS-CBN’s Bandila program regarding a supposed mysterious flesh-eating disease engulfing Pangasinan.

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FF Podcast (Audio) 26: Feminism


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This week, we talk about feminism with special guests Profs. Guy Claudio, director of the UP Center for Women’s Studies and Leloy Claudio, Ateneo de Manila assistant professor. We joined them to celebrate the UP CWS 25th anniversary.

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FF Podcast 26: Feminism


This week, we talk about feminism with special guests Profs. Guy Claudio, director of the UP Center for Women’s Studies and Leloy Claudio, Ateneo de Manila assistant professor. We joined them to celebrate the UP CWS 25th anniversary.

You may also download the podcast file here.

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FF Podcast (Audio) 013: Is Gender Equality Against Freedom of Religion? Plus—Soylent!


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This week, we talk about the claim by Couples for Christ that gender equality in the RH Law goes against their religious freedom. Then, we discuss Soylent, the food replacement drink.

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