climate change

Our letter of gratitude to climate-change speaker

Oct. 17, 2017 Dear Susan, Thank you for your three wonderful presentations at the request of the folks at the Ethical Culture Society and in collaboration with Greenfaith. We were first privileged to hear you present the information you gleaned from the Al Gore Climate Reality Leadership Corps and from your own
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Extreme weather and climate change

By Drs. Sylvain Ehrenfeld and Reba Goodman There is strong scientific consensus that the heavy rainfall, and the power of the storms Harvey and Irma that roared through Houston, Texas, and Florida was caused by climate change. Harvey and Irma would not have been so intense if the air and sea fueling them hadn’t
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March for a Clean Energy Revolution

Several members of the Bergen, New York and Philadelphia Societies, and former members of the Essex Society marched in Philadelphia to advocate for Clean Energy on Sunday, July 24, 2016, the day before the Democratic National Convention opened. The purpose of the march was to advocate for the Democratic Party to
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Climate Change: Where Are We and Where Are We Going?

A major milestone was reached at the UN conference on climate in Paris during a two week meeting in Dec. 2015.The international conference, attended by 195 countries marks the historic international acceptance of the risk of climate change. They negotiated an agreement to handle these risks. The negotiations were
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What’s Reason Got to Do With It? Sun, May 3, 2015

…Why Americans Deny Climate Change, Embrace Creationism, Believe in Ghosts and Other Preposterous Ideas By Dr. Joseph Chuman, Leader of The Ethical Culture Society of Bergen County I find it one of the most astounding and disturbing facts about Americans. It is also more than a little frightening. And that
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True Wealth

Author: Juliet Schor (2011, Penguin Group; titled Plenitude in hardcover, which was published by the Center for a New American Dream in 2010) Reviewed by Theresa Forsman                Change or die. It’s one of the laws of evolution that got the human species where it is today and one that will determine our
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