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Here are all the up and coming enquiry topics and events.

Topic Venue Presenter Date Time
The Ethics of Belief The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Paul 20/08/2018 14:30
No simplicity of mind no obscurity of station can escape the universal duty of questioning all that we believe (W K Clifford)
No meeting this month. Happy holidays The Perch Rock Hotel (Wallasey) 20/08/2018 18:00
Memento Mori The Vernon Tad 20/08/2018 18:30
Literature in Pubs
OPEN FORUM The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) 21/08/2018 18:30
The Ethics of Belief Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Paul D 21/08/2018 19:15
The Individual and the Group The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Peter 24/08/2018 14:00
Meeting atPiazza Cafe as usual
Work The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) Rachael 28/08/2018 18:30
Imperial Education! Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) John W 28/08/2018 19:15
Henry V The Queen Hotel Margaret 02/09/2018 13:00
Chester LIPS (CLIPS) Bye Margaret
Regeneration The Queen Hotel Group 02/09/2018 13:00
Chester LIPS (CLIPS)
Debt and Bureaucracy through History The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Thinkers 03/09/2018 19:00
David Graeber shows Debt and Bureaucracy grow and then crash repeatedly through History. How long will our present debts and bureaucracies last?
Would you hang out with you? The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) Dulcie 04/09/2018 18:30
The Value of Choice (?) Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Gordon 04/09/2018 19:15
What's it mean to be Humane? The Wellington (Bebington Village) John Keggan 05/09/2018 13:30
Consumerism The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 05/09/2018 19:00
Is there a place for shame or guilt in modern Britain? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 05/09/2018 19:30
Remarks will be made about latecomers.
Is ignorance bliss? The Red Lion (Stockton Heath) Warrington Philosophy in Pubs 10/09/2018 07:00
Chinese Philosophy The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Phil 10/09/2018 20:00
Heidegger against technology. Bluecoat Art Centre (Liverpool) Michael Naidoo 11/09/2018 13:00
Heidegger Against Technology: Philosophy Now (125)
Incoming Aliens The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) Tommy 11/09/2018 18:30
Power The Greyhound (Ormskirk) 13/09/2018 19:30
Animal, Vegetable or Mineral The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Maureen 14/09/2018 14:00
Meeting at Piazza Cafe as usual
Things Fall Apart The Vernon Russell 17/09/2018 18:30
Literature in Pubs
Why do we need to hate? The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) Paul T. 18/09/2018 18:30
Is Existentialism relevant to society today? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 19/09/2018 19:30
Bring your Existentialist handbook.
What is Art? Bluecoat Art Centre (Liverpool) Paul Doran 25/09/2018 13:00
OPEN FORUM The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) 25/09/2018 18:30
How much does gender/sex matter? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Thinkers 01/10/2018 19:00
What is the philosophical nature of colour? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 03/10/2018 19:30
Express yourself in purple prose. Or not.
Philosophy of Religion The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Aubrey 08/10/2018 20:00
Two Serious Ladies The Vernon Mary 15/10/2018 18:30
Literature in Pubs
Are men and women treated the same under the law? If not, why not? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 17/10/2018 19:30
Will the ladies listen politely whilst the men sort this one out? Should they?
Which wars are just? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Thinkers 05/11/2018 19:00
Patriotism? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 07/11/2018 19:30
Is it more than shouting for the World Cup?
Emergent Spirituality The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Len 12/11/2018 20:00
Can we experience anything objectively? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 21/11/2018 19:30
Look up 'Objectively' in the dictionary.
1) most important + 2) most enjoyable books. The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Thinkers 03/12/2018 19:00
Do we need bad ideas to help us find good ones? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Peter 05/12/2018 19:30
I never have bad ideas, so I dont know. Really...
Annual Xmas Lecture The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Phil 10/12/2018 20:00
Christmas Party The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Merseyside committee 14/12/2018 19:00
Open Forum The Blue Bell (Eccles) 19/12/2018 19:30
This may involve tinsel...
Resolution discussion The Blue Bell (Eccles) Peter 02/01/2019 19:30
Never again......
Are electronic friends the same as face-to-face friends? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Jenny 16/01/2019 19:30
At least you can switch them off...
Consumerism - Is it the end of the world as we know it? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 06/02/2019 19:30
If the world hasn't ended before then.
Are my principles more important than your life? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Peter 20/02/2019 19:30
Is it a difficult decision?
We choose the evenings topic on the night The Exchange (Leicester) Group 02/12/2020 00:00