Last month the United Nations’ scientific panel on climate change warned that climate change will threaten our lives sooner than previously thought. It made me wonder again, why are developed nations pushing consumerism to the point of threatening our existence? I think we need to look to indigenous cultures to learn better ways to live, but these very cultures are being wiped out by modernity.
On Saturday, December 23, we joined together to celebrate HumanLight with the Baltimore Coalition of Reason.
There is no way to contain the multitudes of Lane Berk, the longtime Baltimore Ethical Society member who died on November 7, in a few hundred words. So I will try to leave some impressions.
Come learn about growing our local Ethical Societies and effective ways of confronting systemic racism through the distinguishing characteristic of Ethical Culture: the nurturing of ethical relationships and conversations that lead to action.
Hugh was recently interviewed by UnitedCOR and that interview has now been published on their website.
For the first time in years, my travel scheduled allowed me to be in Baltimore for the Martin Luther King Jr. Parade. Even though my recent hip surgery made it hard to march, I was so glad I could cheer on our BES contingent.
The American Ethical Union (AEU), the federating organization representing Ethical Culture nationally, has fought for the rights of marginalized populations for over a century.
On Thursday, April 21st, Leader Hugh Taft-Morales was privileged to offer a 5 minute presentation on “Godless Spirituality” at the 18th Ignite Baltimore in the MICA auditorium.
A new at-a-glance BES resource summarizes major state bills, making it far easier to contact state legislators (one of the most effective ways of effecting positive change).