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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[...]
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,[...]
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[...]
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Brave Space and Tough Conversations @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
What does it take to have tough conversations where we know that we may have disagreements, make mistakes, be misinterpreted, risk being wounded or cause wounds, not be perfect? What agreements do we need in[...]
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Platform Meeting: Courage for the Resistance...and the Relationships @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Many of us are engaged in social justice work, or political action, seeking to change the recent direction of our country. How do we maintain hope and build up our bravery for that work? And,[...]
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Embracing Sankofa: Being Here and There – A Humanist’s Pilgrimage to Ghana @ Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
11:00 am
Christian Hayden, member of the Ethical Humanist Society of Philadelphia and Future of Ethical Societies, will explore his year of service in Northern Ghana with the Humanist Service Corps, using reflections and poetry. Join him[...]