Interview about Ethical Culture

Emily Newman, our Communications Coordinator, was interviewed by the United Coalition of Reason about the American Ethical Union and our Societies. She discussed the history of the AEU, what we do, how she got involved, and why our Ethical Societies are important. “Ethical...
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Randy Best New Leader of NoVES

After an extensive search, interview, and selection process, the Northern Virginia Ethical Society (NoVES) has unanimously elected Randy Best as their new Leader. He will be half-time with an initial two-year contract, present on the first and third Sundays (and days surrounding)...
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Watch our 100th Assembly

The American Ethical Union enjoyed its 100th Assembly in June 2015. The theme was “Creating a Sustainable Future: Ethics and Advocacy”. We focused on the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and Ethical Culture. Here are videos of some of the...
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AEU Statement on Orlando Shooting

The American Ethical Union is Committed to Building a More Caring World! The core belief for Ethical Humanism is that each person is unique and worthy and irreplaceable. Our core aspiration is to live in such a way as to create and maintain a society where worth is realized and...
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FES2016 Celebrated “Gender Equality & Sexuality”

The Future of Ethical Societies (FES), the young adults of the Ethical Culture Movement, organized a wonderful conference for Memorial Day Weekend 2016 in Brooklyn, New York. Though it was our 13th conference, it was only the second one with a theme and this year’s theme of...
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New York Society Honors Champions of Change

The New York Society for Ethical Culture is proud to recognize those who have done exceptional public service in social justice for our country. On Thursday, May 5 they will present the 2016 Public Service Award to Hon. Eric H. Holder, Jr. and the 2016 Rising Star Public Service...
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Democracy Spring is Here!

Executive Director Bart Worden and his wife Ruthanne were joined by members of several of our Ethical Societies and hundreds of other passionate activists at the kick-off Democracy Spring rally in Philadelphia on April 2. By the Liberty Bell, speakers (including our own Hugh...
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Millennial Activists United wins Elliott-Black Award

We are proud to announce our 2016 Elliott-Black Award winner is Millennial Activists United (MAU) nominated by the Ethical Society of St. Louis. Brittany Ferrell, Alexis Templeton, and Ashley Yates formed Millennial Activists United, a young activists’ collective, shortly...
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MEET & HEAR: Palestinian Peace Activist Badee Dwaik

Join Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture for an evening with Palestinian peace activist Badee Dwaik. Badee will be sharing lessons from his work based in his home of Al-Khalil (Hebron). Badee is the co-founder of Human Rights Defenders; a grassroots, anti-colonial organization...
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Juliet Schor is Boston’s 2016 Humanist of the Year

written by Fred Hewett, Boston, Boston Ethical Community Boston Ethical Community is pleased to announce that Juliet B. Schor of Boston College is the 2016 Humanist of the Year. Schor will accept the award at our meeting on April 10, 2016. Juliet Schor is a professor of Sociology...
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