A meetup for free discussion amongst affable folks interested in philosophy, and it's applications in everything from pet peeves to world events.

If you like to chat about or listen to the discussion of ideas, come on down.

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To give life meaning, we alternate between two questions: what is, and what matters.

  • Yesterday · 6:00 PM

    Beaverton Socrates Cafe

    3 socratizers

    Ever hear of something called Science Wars? I recently came across this subject. While I know next to nothing of its history or progress, I found it quite interesting.... Learn more
  • 3 days ago · 6:00 PM

    The Good Life

    2 socratizers

    One of the goals of philosophy is to explore avenues that are most likely to get us to what is known as the good life. At this Meetup, topics for discussion are centered... Learn more
  • July 16 · 7:00 PM

    Northeast's Socrates Cafe

    4 socratizers

    Update: Thursday 6:47pm. I beg your pardon. Apparently Panera closes at 5pm. I just arrived home after driving there and back.  To anyone that is inconvenienced by this... Learn more
  • July 14 · 6:00 PM

    south east's socrates cafe

    3 socratizers

    Bring a question, topic, rant, paradox, current event, limerick, spontaneous haiku, or moral dilemma. As long as it has some philosophical angle, it's all good. Some... Learn more
  • June 28 · 6:00 PM

    Weekend Wind Down way out west

    1 Member

    For those marginal philosophical questions you always wanted to ask about but were afraid to ask: Why is there never a cop around when I need them? How come there is no... Learn more
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  • Geoff Baker founded Portland Socrates Cafe

    on January 2

Founded Jan 2, 2013

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