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Here you will find news from SELHuG and the Bromley Humanists.

New Cross April meeting: Climate Change, Extinction Rebellion and Humanism

When: Thursday 2nd April 2020, 7.30pmWhere: New Cross (map) By now the causes of climate change and the problems arising from it are pretty well known. But why is so little being done to combat it? Extinction Rebellion (XR) has decided that the conventional, polite, democratic means of protest are inadequate and more radical action… Read more »

Review: Humanist Values and Digital Afterlives

At our meeting in February, we were joined by Dr Elaine Kasket to talk about Humanist Values and Digital Afterlives. Review by Tony Brewer. Dr Kasket is a psychologist & writer who has been researching the interaction between death & our digital lives since 2006. She has recently published her book ‘All the Ghosts in… Read more »

New Cross March meeting: Child protection

When: Thursday 5th March 2020, 7.30pmWhere: New Cross (map) Child Protection: safeguarding children from sexual exploitation We are lucky to be joined at our March meeting by Jenny Pearce, Professor of Young People and Public Policy at the University of Bedfordshire, who is the ideal person to lead us through this difficult and troubling topic…. Read more »

Review: Sanderson on Secularism

In November, the Bromley Humanist Group were joined by Terry Sanderson (writer, journalist and President of the National Secular Society 2006 – 2017) to talk about The Meaning of Secularism and its place in the 21st century. This fascinating talk was extremely well received but almost impossible to summarise for the website. Terry has very… Read more »

March social: Brunel Museum

When: Sunday 15th March, meeting at the museum entrance at 11am Where: Brunel Museum, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 4LF (map) Tickets: £6 (£4 concessions)Travel: Access is easiest from nearby Rotherhithe Station on the London Overground, or by a short walk from Bermondsey Station on the Jubilee Line. Buses 381 and C10 stop at Rotherhithe Station…. Read more »