Links, updates, and commentary, including UUs in the Media and the Interdependent Web.
News brief: Sheriff Arpaio charged with criminal contempt
Failure to stop racial profiling leads to federal charge.
Media roundup: New York churches hope banners spark conversation
A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.
Media roundup: Interfaith group takes on gun violence, other social justice issues
News brief: Board approves $5.3 million for Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism
UUA Board of Trustees approves $300,000 grant immediately, will guarantee another $5 million over time.
Media roundup: UUA signs on to Wells Fargo shareholder resolutions
Interdependent Web: How to find UUs on Tumblr
Unitarian Universalists are finding inspiration and fun on social media site Tumblr—but how do you find the UUs?
Media roundup: UU congregation in Fort Myers fights over-development with green space
Interdependent Web: UUs use Twitter for faith, justice work
Unitarian Universalists use Twitter to have fresh, fast-paced faith and justice conversations with fellow faith members.
Media roundup: North Dakota UUs support Standing Rock pipeline protests
Letter: Don’t forget history of UU women’s interfaith work
Letter to the editor: History of Unitarian interest in world religions is much older, if you remember women.
Media roundup: UU clergy speak out on protests in Charlotte
Read this: Taking a knee for racial justice
It’s “about time we took a knee as a sign of national grief.”