• Deed Before Creed

    Ethical Societies are where Humanists, Non-theists, Agnostics, Atheists, Believers, and Non-believers join together.
  • Fighting for Civil & Human Rights

    We strive to act so as to bring out the best in others and thereby in ourselves.
  • Exploring Meaning in Life

    We value the importance of living an ethical, responsible, and joyful life.

Ethical Humanism

Ethical Humanism/Ethical Culture is a moral faith that respects the dignity and worth of all life.
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Ethical Action

Ethical Action enables us to help create a better world for all who share it.
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Ethical Education

Ethical Education programming provides life-long learning for life-long growth.
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Photos & Videos from 2017 AEU Assembly

Want to remember all the fun times you had in Baltimore at our 2017 AEU Assembly? Weren't able to join but heard great things and looking forward to seeing it for yourself? Click here for to view photos and videos from 2017 AEU Assembly freeyourvoice freeyourvoice


Faith Spotted Eagle is 2018 Elliott-Black Award Winner

Faith Spotted Eagle is a 69 year old grandmother who lives on Ihanktonwan Dakota Territory (Yankton Sioux) in Southeastern South Dakota. She is a fluent speaker of the Dakota Language and a member of the Ihanktonwan, although she descends from...
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Come to the American Ethical Union Assembly in Albuquerque!

by Bart Worden, AEU Executive Director, and John McCormick, AEU Board President This June 7-10 the American Ethical Union has an excellent opportunity to expand our reach as a national movement with our 103rd Assembly in Albuquerque, New Mexico....
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We Will “March for Our Lives”

by Shannon Rose “Shay” Eaton, youth leader of the Susquehanna Valley Ethical Society This Saturday, March 24, 2018, marks a very important march that will no doubt be written and talked about in the next few weeks, and hopefully will be...
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View AEU Dialogue Spring 2018, our quarterly newsletter
See Ethical Action Report December 2017 on projects and campaigns
Read Reflections May 2018, an Ethical Culture journal

Find all publications and more materials in Resources


Featured Platform Talks

Undone By Women

Posted on 28 Mar 2018

We Should All be Protesters

Posted on 14 Mar 2018

Education: A Vehicle for Change

Posted on 28 Feb 2018