Register for “The Humanist Life Stance”

Be Challenged. Be Inspired. Be Encouraged. Begin your own educational path. Course 101: The Humanist Life Stance with Faculty David Breeden April 29 – May 1, 2017 American Humanist Association DC Office 1821 Jefferson Place, NW, Washington, DC 20036 This pre-requisite...
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Disability Rights are Human Rights

On January 21, 2017, people joined Women’s Marches across the world to “stand together, recognizing that defending the most marginalized among us is defending all of us.” Rachel Kallem Whitman, who grew up in the Northern Virginia Ethical Society and is now a...
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Godless Spirituality

Ethical Culture Leader Hugh Taft-Morales led a presentation on Thursday, April 21 about “Godless Spirituality” at the 18th Ignite Baltimore in the MICA auditorium. Ignite Baltimore brings 16 speakers on stage for five minutes each to share their questions, vision, stories, and...
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Celebrate World Human Rights Day

December 10th is World Human Rights Day, which honors the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948 (a must-read for all). The American Ethical Union celebrates the ethical values represented in the Declaration and our dedication to defending these rights....
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AEU Urges Ethical Response to Standing Rock Protests

The American Ethical Union (AEU), the federating organization representing Ethical Culture nationally, has fought for the rights of marginalized populations for over a century. In light of increasing violence directed at First Nations people and their allies protesting the Dakota...
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EFC 70th Anniversary Celebration

You are invited to the Encampment for Citizenship’s 70th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, November 19, 2016 with day-long interactive activities and an evening presentation by EFC alums from the early decades of the program through 2016 Encampers. Join us to honor...
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NY Honors Planned Parenthood

The New York Society for Ethical Culture presents the Ethical Humanist Award to Planned Parenthood: Still fighting for women’s rights after 100 years! Join the celebration on Friday, September 30 at 7pm. Tickets are available at Eventbrite. The event will be live-streamed...
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Appreciating 2016 AGS Volunteer Awardees

At our 101st Assembly in St. Louis, we appreciated passionate volunteers from around the Ethical Culture Movement. The 2016 Anna Garlin Spencer Volunteer Awardees are: Ethical Culture Society of Bergen County — Tracey Kelley I would like to thank the Bergen Society for...
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Using Ethical Culture to Spread Ethical Culture

Congratulations to our new 2016 Mossler Fellow, Christian Hayden. Christian is a member of the Ethical Humanist Society of Philadelphia and the Future of Ethical Societies, and he just completed a year with the Humanist Service Corps in Ghana. Christian’s fellowship will use the...
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March for a Clean Energy Revolution

On Sunday, July 24, 2016 (the day before the Democratic National Convention opened) members of the Bergen, New York, and Philadelphia Societies, and former members of the Essex Society, marched in Philadelphia to advocate for Clean Energy. The purpose of the march was to advocate...
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