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Divide and Conquer: How to Resist @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Aug 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Divide and Conquer: How to Resist @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
We value difference and yet difference can be used as a tool to divide. From the beginnings of this country’s history — and of course, in other parts of the world and many times — “divide[...]
Erosion of Rights @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Aug 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Erosion of Rights @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
In this time and space lives are being threatened. Violence is escalating against immigrants, people of color, and the LGBTQ community. How do we combat this without getting violent ourselves?  Lujira Cooper will speak on[...]
Not For Ourselves Alone @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Not For Ourselves Alone @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
“Non nobis solum nati sumus. (Not for ourselves alone are we born.)” – Marcus Tullius Cicero While humans certainly have a strong tendency towards selfishness and self-interest, we are also social creatures, existing in an interconnected network of other humans and[...]
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Bail and Mass Incarceration with guest speaker Derrick Cain @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Derrick Cain is the Manager of Client Services of Brooklyn Bail Fund, an organization that pays bail for individuals who can’t afford it, so that they can fight their cases from a place of freedom, retaining[...]
Bending the Arc Towards Justice @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Bending the Arc Towards Justice @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
In colloquy format, we’ll explore the idea that the “arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.”  (This quote was a favorite of Theodore Parker, Martin Luther King, Jr, and Barack[...]
Ethics for Children Free Trial Class- Ages 3 to12yo @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Ethics for Children Free Trial Class- Ages 3 to12yo @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Sign up for our free trial class! Visit http://bsec.org/efc  to learn more about our class and sign up for our trial class.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook[...]
Sunday Platform Meeting: To be Human Is to Belong @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: To be Human Is to Belong @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
We are social beings, and one of the most basic of human needs is to belong. We may have different strengths of that need from person to person and at different times of our lives,[...]
Ethics for Children Class @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 10 @ 11:01 am – 12:30 pm
Ethics for Children Class @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture | New York | United States
11:01 am
Our Ethics for Children program provides a fun, focused learning environment for kids 1 to 12 years old to explore topics that foster empathy, respect and a deeper understanding of self and others. These include:[...]
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
CANCELLED - Enhanced Discussion: The Great Dismal Swamp - American Maroons @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
6:30 pm
Please note that due to the hurricane, our guest for this event will not be able to attend, so Enhanced discussion is canceled for this month. We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause. Enhanced Discussion presents[...]
Sunday Platform Meeting: Beyond Charlottesville @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting:  Beyond Charlottesville @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Our talk today will focus on some of the underlying causes and dynamics behind Charlottesville, and suggest strategies for the future.  Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook[...]
Ethics for Children Class @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 17 @ 11:01 am – 12:30 pm
Ethics for Children Class @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture | New York | United States
11:01 am
Our Ethics for Children program provides a fun, focused learning environment for kids 1 to 12 years old to explore topics that foster empathy, respect and a deeper understanding of self and others. These include:[...]
Ethical Living Committee Meeting @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ethical Living Committee Meeting @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
2:00 pm
The Ethical Living Committee will be meeting in the library. Please join us to discuss the development of ideas, projects and passions where our expressions of art, culture and community can take flight. Contact Rebecca if you[...]