Calendar

Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Platform Meeting - Economic Democracy: Transformational Impact in Brooklyn @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
The long known principle of cooperation as a path to liberation was articulated by W. E. B. DeBois in a piece he wrote in 1907. Honoring his life and connecting his work to present day[...]
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Platform Meeting - Feminist Freethinkers: Radical Rebels @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
While feminism and freethought are separate causes, there is significant overlap. The feminist movement has sometimes marginalized freethinkers “for the good of the cause,” and feminism hasn’t always been welcomed with open arms within freethought[...]
Mar 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Platform Meeting - Songs in Celebration of Women's History Month @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
On this Sunday, the Brooklyn Women’s Chorus with Bev Grant will help us celebrate Women’s History Month with songs celebrating women and their struggle for freedom and justice. The Brooklyn Women’s Chorus is celebrating their 20th[...]
Platform Meeting – Racism and Sexism: Pathetic History @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Mar 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Platform Meeting - Racism and Sexism: Pathetic History @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Women experience racism somewhat differently than men do, and white women experience sexism differently from women of color. Movements for women’s rights were historically mostly dominated by white women, often focused on issues relevant primarily[...]
Platform Meeting – Reproductive Rights 2017 @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Mar 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Platform Meeting - Reproductive Rights 2017 @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Image (c) Jone Johnson Lewis The current landscape: anti-choice lawmakers in the White House, Congress and state legislatures across the country attempting to dismantle reproductive rights and access. These changes target those populations that are[...]
Platform Meeting – Transforming Anger @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Platform Meeting - Transforming Anger @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Every emotion, including anger, is part of our personal natural alarm system. Anger is a kind of human wisdom, warning us of a threat or of injustice. If we ignore, dismiss, or suppress our anger,[...]
Colloquy: Transformation @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Colloquy: Transformation @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
In a polarized nation, these are difficult times. Under what circumstances do people really open to a shift or even transformation of their perspective? The founders of the Ethical movement had a dream of Ethical[...]
Apr 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Platform Meeting - Liberation, Sacrifice, Rebirth, Transformation @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
What can ethical humanists make of the Christian story of sacrifice and the Jewish story of liberation, and other religious stories centered on spring?  Each has a different way of expressing a concept of birth, renewal,[...]