“I would like to see some depiction of all the religions - list them all: atheism, Ethical Humanism, Catholicism, etc. etc. - all of them. And you notice that each of those religions, these value systems, have two principles they share in common: tzedakah and tikkun olam, and the two principles started with monotheism and the Jews.
Leader Joe Chuman speaks out:
The refusal to indict police officer Daniel Pantaleo in the killing (one wants to say murder) of Eric Garner is shocking, egregious, even incomprehensible. Even more so than the grand jury verdict in the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson Missouri, the failure by the Staten Island grand jury in the Garner case defies commonsense. Here we have a video of the killing for all the world to see. The conclusion that no crime was committed thrusts us into an Alice-in-Wonderland reality. How are we to explain this discontinuity?
The memorial plaque on the right was placed on the house in Alzey , Germany where our founder Felix Adler was born.
On Sunday, November 30, we learned about the Oxfam Hunger project and created our own Oxfam Hunger Banquet. View More
Good news for our friends at the Williams Senior Residence!
A documentary about Mark Defriest will be opening this month. Learn more about this film and try and see it!
Toward Common Ground, authored by Howard Radest is in the process of republication. Leader Joe Chuman wrote this introduction to the new edition.