Current Events Meetup Groups

Meet others to discuss current news and events. No particular viewpoint is required, just an interest in what's going on in the world. Bring an open mind.

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The Greater Philadelphia Thinking Society is a Meetup group that brings together a variety of people for stimulating and civically minded conversations. Meetups include a reoccurring 10:30 AM discussion on Saturdays and Sundays where members join in

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Thinking Society Members
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Do you read the Economist, Foreign Policy Magazine, Foreign Affairs, Newsweek, or any other magazine that analyzes foreign affairs? Can you name the 5 veto states on the UN Security Council? Then this is the organization for you! YPIA is for people w

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Int'l Relations Advocates
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We live in a city where most of us are guilty of spending too much time staring at an uninspiring computer screen whilst there are millions of interesting, engaging people from all over the world to meet - if you just get out there! Thinking bob buz

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Welcome to one of Toronto's largest and most active networks! For 8 years we have been one of Toronto's best meetups! It is has to do with meeting new people in a social, friendly, relaxed & non-spammish (read: non-business-related) fashion and we h

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Meet with other local African-American and Inter-racial women who choose to wear their hair natural (without straightening chemicals). Gather to commune and support one another in your quest for chemical-free hair! Discuss hair care, maintenance, and

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Naturalistas
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A book club for people looking to read thoughtful intelligent books. If you like to read non-fiction this is the place. Any suggestions from members of future titles would be great. Please post suggestions on the meetup discussion board. Books must b

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Book Club Readers
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Nerd Nite is a monthly event that strives for an inebriated, salacious, yet deeply academic vibe. Featuring short talks by several scientists, artists, experts of all types, and ordinary people with extraordinary skills, we aim to entertain, educate,

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Smart and attractive nerds
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Our group provides a way to meet and hear from people you would never run into otherwise. We provide a place to respectfully exchange views, and welcome any viewpoint. Members come from all over Atlanta and from all different age ranges (college to r

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Deliberators
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Do you like beer? Do you like conversation? Do you like combining the two - along with other individuals - and creating a laid-back, open-minded environment in which to share thoughts, opinions, and observations? If you answered "yes" to any or all o

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Find out about all upcoming events in City of Miami Parks, which can include, kid friendly events, teen events, family events, new programs and more.

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June 30, 2014

"Turning Knowledge into Wisdom". Motto for our group of dynamic men and women meeting monthly to understand thru group discussion a well researched topic every month-we have a monthly presenter with well researched presentation . Moderated by Sam Sew

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Thinkers
June 24, 2014

Do you crave stimulating conversation that goes beyond routine small talk? Do you partake in critical thinking as a fundamental part of your everyday life? Have you ever wished there were more people out there that you could relate to on a more meani

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Optimistic Intellects
June 19, 2014

A group to exchange ideas on current world affairs impacting financial markets as well as overall leadership development for women. Aimed at women in their late 20s and 30s who want to get to the next steps in their careers. Events will likely includ

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professional women
June 19, 2014
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VIDEO: Super Funny Debate Class - Must Watch http://youtu.be/uOrFX6GuDYA Objectives What is the objective of a debate? To convince? To defeat your opponent? To seek the truth? To look for weaknesses in your own arguments? To share ideas? To seek a

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June 12, 2014

As a long time "political animal", I have attended several local discussion groups, such as the Carmel Foundation, or Fred Keeley's Classes at CSUMB. After attending these forums, I decided that Salinas and the local area would be a more enjoyable pl

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Political animals
June 5, 2014

Interested in foreign affairs and current events? You've come to the right place! For each meeting, a set of news articles (Washington Post, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, etc.) will be uploaded to group site. We will meet at a coffee shop in Arlin

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International Affairs nerds
June 4, 2014

Main site: www.IdentityVA.org meetup is used in a supplementary manner. The Identity Group is  a values  and solution-oriented organization created for purposeful intellectual discussion, debate, education, and research of  important current issues,

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May 27, 2014

This group is for anyone interested in reading about economics in general or about social democracy/democratic socialism, broadly speaking, with no fixed ideology of any kind. People from any political background are welcome! We might read: 1. Contem

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Economics & Social Dem. Readers
May 22, 2014

Let's get together to talk about local, regional and statewide news -- especially the people, places and topics going overlooked and/or under-reported in your community. Carolina Public Press is a nonprofit online news service providing Western North

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May 19, 2014

Let's have a coffee together and hang out! This is a group for anyone interested in meeting new people and making new friends. Bring your current friends too! Let's get to know one another and find common interests. It'll be fun!

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