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Schedule

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

Topic Venue Presenter Date Time
Today's Zeitgeist? The Friday Forum Fri forum 22/01/2021 14:00
Zeitgeist is originally an expression in German. The spirit (Geist) of the time (Zeit.) It describes the conceptual and cultural environment of a period of time. In 1807, Hegel developed his ideas in the Phenomenology of Spirit, which based its conception of history on dialectics, i.e., opposing ideas combining together to produce a syntheses that encapsulates the best of both ideas ...... Zoom details... Meeting ID: 626 375 2284 .....Passcode: Kant
Facilitation Development Special Committee PIP's Online! Merseyside Wider Committee 23/01/2021 10:00
The Limits of Free Speech? City Centre group (Liverpool) Robert 25/01/2021 13:30
Trump has been thrown off Twitter. What does this mean for Free Speech? ..... Meeting ID: 712 0846 1420 ...... Passcode: City
Education? Veritas (Leeds) Derrick 25/01/2021 13:30
Zoom Meeting ID: 870 4613 1475 ..... Passcode: 585272
Marx's Capital: The Fetish of Commodities Old Swan (Zoom session) Sean T 25/01/2021 19:00
Zoom ID: 732 8781 2863 ..... Passcode: Marx!
Free Speech / Free Thought Ron Winn Huddersfield PIPs Open forum 25/01/2021 19:00
Ron Winn is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting..... Meeting ID: 878 2491 7842 ..... Passcode: 583126
Philosophy group practice? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Mike G 26/01/2021 19:15
Zoom meeting ID: 811 37876855 ..... Passcode: 361330
Mancom Meeting RWF - Zoom meeting Bob 27/01/2021 19:00
https://zoom.us/j/92746583229
Rationality + Irrationality? City Centre group (Liverpool) Paul D 01/02/2021 13:30
Philosophers from Plato to Rene Descartes have assumed that the human psyche contains a non-rational element that either is impervious to reason, and therefore irrational, or can be educated by reason and made rational. But Blaise Pascal argues that there may be rationality in irrationality: “The heart has its reasons which reason cannot know”. Some philosophers, including Friedrich Nietzsche, defend the importance of irrationality in our lives, but in surprisingly rational ways.
Introduction to Marx's Capital: Money Old Swan (Zoom session) Sean T 01/02/2021 19:00
Zoom ID: 732 8781 2863 ..... Passcode: Marx!
Do alternative states of consciousness have anything to offer philosophy? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Gordon 02/02/2021 19:15
Meeting ID: 811 3787 6855 ..... Passcode: 361330
Transgender issues; Gender Recognition Act; Philosophy of making a choice or a predisposed sense of gender. The Blue Bell (Eccles) Open forum 03/02/2021 19:30
PIP's Online Winter Symposium! The Internet Arms PIP's Wider Committee 07/02/2021 10:00
Intro to Marx's Capital: Money Old Swan (Zoom session) Sean T 08/02/2021 19:00
Zoom ID: 732 8781 2863 ..... Passcode: Marx!
Conspiracy Theory? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Rie 09/02/2021 19:15
Meeting ID: 811 3787 6855 ..... Passcode: 361330
Is victimhood bad for the soul? Is it socially constructed? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 10/02/2021 00:00
The Plague (Albert Camus) Grimsby Reading Group (PIPs) Billy D 11/02/2021 19:30
Online Philosophy in Public Spaces Reading Group, Grimsby: ........ This one will really speak to our times, methinks, see you there if you can make it! Billy ...... Zoom link... http://zoom.us/j/91328331644
Marx's Capital: Money into CAPITAL Old Swan (Zoom session) Sean T 15/02/2021 19:00
Zoom ID: 732 8781 2863 ..... Passcode: Marx!
Can poverty in Britain ever be eradicated? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 17/02/2021 00:00
Marx Study Group Jack Jones House Study Group 17/02/2021 18:00
Dave will use session to introduce his book on Marx's concepts: ..... Glossary of Marx's Capital
What would I tell my 19 year old self and what did I know at 19 and will never know again? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Open forum 17/02/2021 19:30
Is fairness the same as equality? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 24/02/2021 00:00
Can livestock farming ever be cruelty free? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 03/03/2021 00:00
Slavery - including how to identify modern day slavery. The Blue Bell (Eccles) 10/03/2021 00:00
What is a conspiracy theory? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 17/03/2021 00:00
The secret of primitive accumulation Jack Jones House Study Group 17/03/2021 18:00
Gramsci Jack Jones House Study Group 21/04/2021 18:00
Are we a real democracy? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 04/05/2021 19:30