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Two UUA employees violently robbed in New Orleans

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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

Sunday worship service celebrates the ‘shared world’

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Sunday worship service celebrates the ‘shared world’

Offering at 2017 General Assembly’s largest event raises $105,000 for Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children.

Elaine McArdle | 6/30/2017

Media roundup: UUA leadership changes, General Assembly make the news

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Media roundup: UUA leadership changes, General Assembly make the news

A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.

Rachel Walden | 6/30/2017

Bryan Stevenson weaves story, policy in 2017 Ware Lecture

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Bryan Stevenson weaves story, policy in 2017 Ware Lecture

‘We will not change the world if we’re not willing to do uncomfortable things.’

Elaine McArdle, Kenny Wiley | 6/28/2017

‘Second line’ parades Unitarian Universalist values through New Orleans

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‘Second line’ parades Unitarian Universalist values through New Orleans

‘I hope this inspires Unitarian Universalists to really act, to resist racism, to resist homophobia, to resist hate, and to resist so many forms of injustice.’

Kenny Wiley, Elaine McArdle | 6/25/2017

Susan Frederick-Gray elected UUA president

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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

Assembly adopts economic inequality Statement of Conscience

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Assembly adopts economic inequality Statement of Conscience

'Challenging extreme inequity locally and globally is a moral imperative.'

Sonja L. Cohen | 6/24/2017

Guide to General Assembly coverage

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Guide to General Assembly coverage

Guide to UU World’s coverage of the 2017 UUA General Assembly in New Orleans.

Staff Writer | 6/24/2017

Let the party begin: 2017 General Assembly opens

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Let the party begin: 2017 General Assembly opens

Music, dance, and remembrance among themes at the UUA General Assembly’s opening celebration.

Kenny Wiley | 6/22/2017

Covenant Task Force calls for creation of UU general conferences

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Covenant Task Force calls for creation of UU general conferences

Group proposes recurring ecclesiastical conferences, reassessment of UUA organization to move toward effective covenantal relationships.

Sonja L. Cohen | 6/22/2017

How do congregations select General Assembly delegates?

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How do congregations select General Assembly delegates?

Technology allows congregational delegates to participate and vote even if they cannot travel to New Orleans.

Michael Hart | 5/29/2017 | Summer 2017

Board of Trustees ‘getting to real clarity’ about racism

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Board of Trustees ‘getting to real clarity’ about racism

In first meeting with interim co-presidents, UUA board talks about racism; discusses proposed bylaw amendments; hears call for general conference.

Elaine McArdle | 5/12/2017

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