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UU World: The Magazine of the Unitarian Universalist Association—Liberal religion and life

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The essence of spiritual activism

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The essence of spiritual activism

Hope and compassion can be a critical part of political and spiritual resistance for Unitarian Universalists.

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UUA president names new acting chief operating officer

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UUA president names new acting chief operating officer

President Susan Frederick-Gray names outreach director Carey McDonald to one-year term as acting chief operating officer.

Christopher L. Walton | 7/17/2017

Coming of age in an American internment camp

Life

Coming of age in an American internment camp

Rose Tanaka, a Denver UU, graduated high school at Manzanar, the infamous American internment camp for people of Japanese descent.

Kenny Wiley | 7/17/2017 | Summer 2017

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Three commandments: stay, learn, go

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Three commandments: stay, learn, go

A Gary Snyder poem helps me find my way in our messed-up world.

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | 7/17/2017

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Young activist takes on Boy Scouts

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Young activist takes on Boy Scouts

Unitarian Universalist Eagle Scout Zach Wahls leads the charge to end the ban on gay Scouts.

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Henry David Thoreau, the original none

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Henry David Thoreau, the original none

He wanted nothing to do with the Unitarian church that baptized him, but today’s Unitarian Universalism has embraced his revolutionary ecological, conscientious, and spiritually open approach.

Richard Higgins | 7/10/2017 | Summer 2017

Roger Nash Baldwin, Unitarian co-founder of ACLU

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Roger Nash Baldwin, Unitarian co-founder of ACLU

Unitarian co-founder of the ACLU helped to define and defend civil liberties.

Kris Willcox | 7/3/2017 | Summer 2017

Two UUA employees violently robbed in New Orleans

UU news

Two UUA employees violently robbed in New Orleans

One employee, in New Orleans for UUA General Assembly, was critically injured in June 24 attack, is slowly improving; four suspects arrested.

Christopher L. Walton | 6/30/2017

Susan Frederick-Gray elected UUA president

General Assembly

Susan Frederick-Gray elected UUA president

Minister of Phoenix, Arizona, congregation wins three-way race to become UUA’s ninth elected president and the first woman elected to the office.

Christopher L. Walton | 6/24/2017

UUA board approves funding plan for Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism

General Assembly

UUA board approves funding plan for Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism

At New Orleans board meeting, trustees also discuss deficit caused by severance packages.

Elaine McArdle | 6/21/2017

Moving beyond ‘whites only’ UU theology

Ideas

Moving beyond ‘whites only’ UU theology

Embracing theists is essential to the cultural and spiritual health of Unitarian Universalism.

DeReau K. Farrar | 6/19/2017