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Interim co-presidents see ‘opportunity to re-center ourselves’

Interim co-presidents see ‘opportunity to re-center ourselves’

‘Sometimes it takes a shock to a system to get it unstuck,’ says UUA Interim Co-President William G. Sinkford.

Elaine McArdle | 4/21/2017

Three co-presidents to lead UUA until General Assembly 2017

Three co-presidents to lead UUA until General Assembly 2017

Board of Trustees appoints the Rev. Sofía Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Leon Spencer to lead Association after President Peter Morales’s resignation.

Elaine McArdle | 4/11/2017

Board will appoint committee to select interim president

Board will appoint committee to select interim president

Approves racism audit of UUA, will meet again April 10, when it may name interim president.

Elaine McArdle | 4/7/2017

Two more UUA senior staff announce they will step down

Two more UUA senior staff announce they will step down

After President Peter Morales resigned, the Rev. Harlan Limpert, chief operating officer, and the Rev. Scott Tayler, head of Congregational Life, are leaving, too.

Elaine McArdle | 4/5/2017

Morales: ‘It was clear I had lost credibility and trust’

Morales: ‘It was clear I had lost credibility and trust’

UUA President Peter Morales explains why he resigned amid accusations of white supremacy in hiring practices.

Elaine McArdle | 4/5/2017

UUA president resigns amid controversy over hiring practices

UUA president resigns amid controversy over hiring practices

The Rev. Peter Morales steps down three months before end of term amid charges that a senior hire reflects white supremacy and failures to promote staff diversity.

Christopher L. Walton | 3/30/2017

Texas UU coalition fights bills hostile to immigrants and transgender people

Texas UU coalition fights bills hostile to immigrants and transgender people

240 Unitarian Universalists lobby legislators on reproductive justice, immigrant and refugee justice, and economic justice issues.

Elaine McArdle | 3/28/2017

Critics see white supremacy in UUA hiring practices

Critics see white supremacy in UUA hiring practices

Latest senior hire, of a white man, highlights staff leadership that remains mostly white.

Elaine McArdle | 3/27/2017

New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly

New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly

UUA’s annual convention will embrace city’s culture and learn from its challenges. 

Elaine McArdle | 3/13/2017

Fire destroys UU community center in destitute part of Tulsa

Fire destroys UU community center in destitute part of Tulsa

Unitarian Universalist ministers say their community ministry—which provides food and community space—will not slow down.

Elaine McArdle | 3/3/2017

UUA board includes three new members

UUA board includes three new members

Richard Jacke, Sarah Dan Jones, and Elandria Williams joined the UUA Board of Trustees in June 2016.

Elaine McArdle | 2/27/2017

Phoenix woman deported, activists arrested blocking ICE van

Phoenix woman deported, activists arrested blocking ICE van

Unitarian Universalist minister, six others jailed overnight for blocking vehicle.

Elaine McArdle | 2/17/2017

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