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

January Meeting: Ethical Dilemmas

When: Thursday 6 January, 7.30pmWhere: Online via Zoom: link Every year we dedicate one of our meetings to exploring ethical dilemmas together. It provides interesting discussions and we find ourselves often having to carefully examine our thoughts and feelings about certain issues. Usually we hold this meeting in a cosy pub for our January meeting but last year… Read more »

SELHuG at Climate Justice demo

SELHuG joins Humanist Climate Action at Climate Justice demo Following October’s talk from Humanist Climate Action’s Tasha Gray, SELHuG joined the group at the Global Day of Action for Climate Justice in London on 6 November. There were demos in Glasgow and cities across the UK; in fact Cop26Coalition, the main organisers, said over 250… Read more »

Nuclear Warfare and the Arts

Postscript – Nuclear Warfare and the Arts Following our meeting last month on nuclear weapons (see review here), SELHuG committee member Tony Brewer shares some further thoughts below…. It is sometimes claimed that the Arts can shed light on situations that are otherwise obscure or even totally opaque. One example is Michael Frayn’s play Copenhagen,… Read more »

Review: Campaigning against Armageddon

Review by SELHuG committee member Helen Warner At our November 4th meeting, the speakers were Gini Bevan and David Leal from CND National Council, both executive members of the London Region. David gave a detailed overview of nuclear weapons’ development, from the 1930s-45 ‘road to the bomb’, (a scientist-led drive to ‘beat the Nazis to… Read more »

Write for Rights campaign

When: Thursday 9 December, 6 – 7pm Where: via Zoom. Link here. Write for Rights Letter writing session For the last couple of years, our December meeting has involved a short introduction to the Amnesty International Write for Rights campaign, with some actual letter writing when we met in person. This campaign is held every… Read more »