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Bart’s Blog 8/10/20

by Louise

What do the words “white supremacist” evoke in you? It’s hard for me to see those words and not think of hate spewing, Ku Klux Klan hooded, Swastika wearing, angry white men gathered around a burning cross. My response is a visceral one—I immediately feel tense with a mix of fear and anger. More than […]

Bart’s Blog – 7/6/2020

by Louise
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I got a good bit of positive feedback on my last entry on “othering.” I’d written: Othering is, I believe, a necessary precursor to oppression. “Othering” involves what the sociologist Yiannis Gabriel has described as “casting a group, an individual or an object into the role of the ‘other’ and establishing one’s own identity through […]

CANCELLATION: All ECSW March Gatherings

by Louise

Dear Members and Friends, Due to concerns about the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Ethical Culture Society of Westchester Board moved to cancel all gatherings at the Ethical Society until at least the end of March. The Society has opened a Zoom account and will be meeting via that platform for at least the […]

Join Us on Meetup

by Louise

You’re invited to join the 480+ members on our Meetup page. Meetup is a free-to-use website that helps connect people who have something in common. Our Meetup events are real-life gatherings where members and organizers get together to connect, discuss, and practice activities related to their shared interests. Our humanist community meets weekly, and also […]