After the talk at UP in Quezon City, we proceeded to Makati City for Tom's talk at the Friedrich Naumann Foundation's (FNF) new office at 7pm. FNF Manila invited the alumni of the International Academy for Leadership (IAF), those who went to Gummersbach, Germany for its various international seminars.
Yes, a big number of people came, could be 50+ including some FNF staff and some university students.
Tom's topic that evening was "Liberty, constitutionalism and the rule of law", 42 slides of heavy political theory, available at www.minimalgovernment.net and at www.fnf.org.ph. Here's one of the slides.
That's why the audience were hooked listening to him.
With Chito Gascon, a high official of the Liberal Party (LP), the political party of the new President of the country, Noynoy Aquino.