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January, 2015

Saturday January 03, 2015

“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.

December, 2014

Thursday December 04, 2014
Chris Hedges and Loretta Napoleoni “New Book the Islamic Phoenix” spoke on December 2, 2014 at the New York Society for Ethical Culture. The event was co-sponsored by Seven Stories Press, New York Society for Ethical Culture, and AlterNet.Ted Rall was the moderator.
Thursday December 04, 2014

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?

Monday December 01, 2014

The memorial plaque on the right was placed on the house in Alzey , Germany where our founder Felix Adler was born. 

Monday December 01, 2014

On Sunday, November 30, we learned about the Oxfam Hunger project and created our own Oxfam Hunger Banquet. View More

November, 2014

Tuesday November 25, 2014
Michael Brown Sr. and Lesley McSpadden, the parents of 18-year-old Michael Brown: " Let's not just make noise, let's make a difference.​"

The AEU came out with a statement today. You can read it here.  
Friday November 07, 2014

Good news for our friends at the Williams Senior Residence!

Tuesday November 04, 2014

A documentary about Mark Defriest will be opening this month. Learn more about this film and try and see it!

October, 2014

Tuesday October 28, 2014

Toward Common Ground, authored by Howard Radest is in the process of republication. Leader Joe Chuman wrote this introduction to the new edition.

Monday October 27, 2014

Leader Curt Collier is the Deputy Director of Groundwork Hudson Valley. Last Friday they were named as Recipient of Omega’s Annual $10,000 Leadership in Sustainable Education Award. Congratulations Curt! 


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