Becoming a Spokesperson for Humanism

James Croft, Outreach Leader of Ethical Society of St. Louis I believe humanism has the potential to change the world. When I was studying for my doctorate and traveling the United States giving presentations on humanism, I wanted to find a way to make humanist leadership...
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Michael Franch

Given that respect for human dignity is arguably the central value of Ethical Culture, how do we express that dignity in concrete ways towards people whom we do not like or are socially destructive? I suspect I’m like many of you in that most of the people in my life think...
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Richard Kiniry

Given that respect for human dignity is arguably the central value of Ethical Culture, how do we express that dignity in concrete ways towards people whom we do not like or are socially destructive? Thomas Paine famously described the dilemma faced by those fighting for freedom...
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Hugh Taft-Morales

Given that respect for human dignity is arguably the central value of Ethical Culture, how do we express that dignity in concrete ways towards people whom we do not like or are socially destructive? Expressing Respect in Difficult Situations It’s appropriate that our first...
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Joe Chuman

Given that respect for human dignity is arguably the central value of Ethical Culture, how do we express that dignity in concrete ways towards people whom we do not like or are socially destructive? “But what about Hitler?” It is a question I have heard frequently from newcomers...
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Amanda Poppei

Given that respect for human dignity is arguably the central value of Ethical Culture, how do we express that dignity in concrete ways towards people whom we do not like or are socially destructive? I often take great comfort in the fact that Felix Adler, the founder of Ethical...
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James White

Given that respect for human dignity is arguably the central value of Ethical Culture, how do we express that dignity in concrete ways towards people whom we do not like or are socially destructive? I was beginning to absorb Felix Adler’s ethical theory in greater depth at...
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Spring 2017 Dialogue

Articles Include: Marching for Justice Be Part of #Bmorethical2017: Communities Confronting Systemic Racism! Connect to Exchange to Change (Future of Ethical Societies Conference) New Leader & Leaders-in-Training New Ethical Culture Societies Reflection: A Journal of Ethical...
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Announcing Assembly 2017 Keynote Program

The American Ethical Union is honored to announce that our 102nd Assembly Keynote Program will include Congressman Jamie Raskin, U.S. Representative for Maryland’s 8th Congressional District, and Adam Jackson, CEO of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle. Congressman Jamie Raskin...
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Free Your Voice wins Elliott-Black Award

We are proud to announce our 2017 Elliott-Black Award winner is Free Your Voice nominated by the Baltimore Ethical Society. Free Your Voice is a Baltimore youth group that fights for environmental justice. It was started by, and is composed of, students at Ben Franklin High...
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