Week of 9/14/2020

My White Supremacy Problem As with many in the United States, I rely heavily upon my religious tradition for moral guidance. That reliance is...
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Week of 8/17/2020

The Black Lives Matter to AEU statement to reaffirm past resolutions for racial justice was approved by the Assembly of the American...
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Week of 8/10/2020

What do the words “white supremacist” evoke in you? It’s hard for me to see those words and not think of hate spewing, Ku Klux Klan hooded,...
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National Leaders Council Update

Hugh Taft-Morales, President of the National Leaders Council (NLC) of the Ethical Humanist movement, shares news about new NLC work projects and...
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Week of 7/6/2020

I got a good bit of positive feedback on my last entry on “othering.” I’d written: Othering is, I believe, a necessary precursor to oppressio...
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How Would You Help Spread Ethical Culture?

The Ethical Culture Movement is made up of dedicated and passionate Societies across the US supported by the American Ethical Union (AEU). Do you...
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AEU Leader News

Jé Exodus Hooper Congratulations to Jé Hooper on his certification as an Ethical Culture Leader! We hope you will join Jé and his Leader...
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Week of 6/22/2020

Othering is, I believe, a necessary precursor to oppression. “Othering” involves what the sociologist Yiannis Gabriel has described as “casting a...
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Week of 6/15/2020

I’ve gotten a good amount of feedback on last week’s blog message which ended with a call to “cut off the blood supply” of structural racism by...
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Week of 6/8/2020

A friend and I had a frank phone conversation last week. She’d read the AEU’s statement on George Floyd and the Aftermath and my blog message and...
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Week of 6/1/2020

Some deaths are especially personal. Recently the Ethical Movement lost one of its own longtime members, Bob Gordon, who succumbed to cancer on...
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Week of 5/25/2020

After 4 or 5 hours of struggle I abandoned my Memorial Day blog post. In the end the topic was too big and the space too small for my capacities....
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