THE NEW YORK SOCIETY FOR ETHICAL CULTURE is a Humanist community dedicated to ethical relationships, social justice, and environmental stewardship since 1876. We celebrate life’s joys, support each other through life’s challenges, and work together to build a more just world.

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Ethical Outlook Newsletter September 29, 2020

Ethical Outlook Newsletter – October 2020

The latest Ethical Outlook Newsletter is online! Read below to see what the Society and…
Video September 24, 2020

Video – Climate Week NYC: “Drawdown 2020: The Time is Now”

Join Ethical NYC, Drawdown NYC, 350NYC, and Climate Reality NYC to discover the latest from…
Press September 23, 2020

Joe Chuman: “For the American Experiment to Continue, We Need Strong Moral Voices”

In an op-ed at, Leader Dr. Joe Chuman writes about the need to put…
Sunday Platform September 20, 2020

Joe Chuman: “Rebuilding the American Future”

These are times like no other, which have put the American moral fiber to the…
Announcements September 19, 2020
Join American Ethical Union Anti-Racism Book Discussions in September and October
Announcements September 15, 2020
“Voting Rights: The Struggle to be Counted 1619-2014” October 6 with Phil Portlock
Sunday Platform September 13, 2020
Jim White: “Encourage!”
Sunday Platform September 6, 2020
Jennifer Gaddis: “Why We Need Real Food and Real Jobs in American Public Schools”

VISIT our landmark meeting house for inspiring Sunday gatherings, enriching workshops, youth and family activities, Ethical Action service projects, and world-class entertainment. Then, learn more about joining our community.

Caring Committee Living Room (Online)

Stop by the Caring Committee’s staffed “living room” on Zoom. It’s an open space people can pop into whenever they need to chat. Click here to join us!| ID 820...

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Proactive Meditation and Deep Listening (Online)

In this guided experiential session, we first take time to relax body and mind in order to sense how we really are in each moment. We allow ourselves to focus...

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Sunday Platform – Kay J. Maxwell: “The League of Women Voters: Education and Advocacy” (Online)

Since its founding in February 1920,the mission of the League of Women been to encourage the active and informed participation of citizens in their government. That has meant registering and...

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