Humanist Alliance Philippines International

A Life Well-Lived: HAPI Founder Retires

By Shane / March 1, 2020 / 0 Comments

In a culture dominated by religiosity, overt superstition, and fake news, it takes a truly ballsy person to fight against the noise. While pushing for secularism is by no means a competition, Marissa Torres Langseth, HAPI Founder and Chairperson Emeritus, was the first to openly advocate for a more secular Philippines in the public stage. […]

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HAPI Founder spotlighted in “The Fil-Am” Magazine

By Shane / October 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

Marissa Torres-Langseth, HAPI Founder and Chairperson Emeritus, was featured in the October 2019 issue of The FilAm as one of its main cover stories. This marked Langseth’s second appearance on the New York-based, Filipino-American lifestyle magazine after being featured in 2012. In the latest issue, she discusses the development of her activism since her first […]

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HAPI, the Humanist Voice in the Philippines

By Dwengster / July 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

    July 11, 2019 Quezon City, Philippines The Humanist Alliance Philippines International (HAPI) is a member of a global community of humanists and as such, HAPI is committed to uphold the promotion of free thinking, environmental protection, gender equality, freedom of speech, and equal protection of individual rights and liberties which includes that of […]

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HAPI PRIDE 2019

By Dwengster / June 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

June 26, 2019 Bonifacio Global City, Taguig Why are we celebrating pride? A lot of people and even part of LGBTQ+ still don’t understand the reason why do we have the pride celebration. I hope in this simple and short information, these people will have further understanding about pride. This year marks the 50th anniversary […]

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Respeto Naman

By Dwengster / June 23, 2019 / 0 Comments

May 27, 2019 Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium Makati, Philippines Last May 17, 2019 as we celebrate the International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia , and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), SPARK launched a campaign as #EndRainbowViolence #RespetoNaman. This is to enlighten us about sexual harassments, discrimination and violence experienced by the LGBTQ community. The said campaign had […]

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World Humanist Day 2019

By Dwengster / June 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

June 21, 2019 Manila, Philippines Being a Humanist means trying to behave decently without expectation of rewards or punishment after you are dead. Kurt Vonnegut Jr World Humanist Day is a Humanist holiday celebrated annually around the world on June solstice, which usually falls on June 21. There is a philosophy of belief that indicates […]

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Update : HAPI Volunteers and Officers

By Marissa Langseth / May 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Update : HAPI Volunteers and Officers Since September 2017, we have gathered  the best humanists in the Philippines, right after the “law of natural selection”  took place, here is the update of HAPI volunteers and officers. But, of course, we constantly weed out those who are lukewarm and less dedicated to HAPI. Some were just […]

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Am I doing it Right?- From a Humanist Parent

By Kristiane Fallarcuna / March 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

  In this country that is mostly religious, there came a time in my life that I questioned my parenting… “Am I doing it right?” There are voices here and there… saying… “That’s not the right way…” Your kids don’t go to church and don’t believe in ‘god/s’. Your kids don’t pray… before meal…after meal…and […]

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Five Amazing Years of Secular Humanism in the Philippines

By Alvin John Ballares / January 4, 2019 / 0 Comments

First of all, happy New Year! This floating pale blue ark we’re on just completed an orbital travel, some 150 million kms. from the surface of the Sun. It’s been a safe 365-day journey humans, we made it! HAPI is five years now, who would have thought that a secular humanism would even have its […]

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HAPI is going to Taiwan

By Marissa Langseth / December 29, 2018 / Comments Off on HAPI is going to Taiwan

https://www.facebook.com/events/1929846977103269/ After the very successful General Assembly in Bacolod Philippines., some delegates will go to Taiwan. Four delegates from HAPI are going to Kaohsiung, Taiwan for the IHEYO General Assembly, namely Dwengster Bulaclac, CFO, Alvin John Ballares, ED, Alain Presillas,  BOT and Lead Convener in Cebu and Mcjarwin Cayacap, volunteer writer. Alain Presillas is one […]

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