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Media roundup: Charleston massacre, papal encyclical
A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.
Interdependent Web: Lament for Emanuel AME Church
A weekly roundup of blogs and other user-generated web content about Unitarian Universalism.
Media roundup: UU donates organ to fellow congregant
Interdependent Web: Access to ‘Our Whole Lives’
News brief: 7 UUs arrested at ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest in Connecticut
Seven Unitarian Universalists among the 17 arrested in Hartford, Connecticut, protest.
Read this: The racial history of swimming pools
‘Everyone who was getting put on the ground was black, Mexican, Arabic,’ Brooks, who is white, said. ‘[The cop] didn’t even look at me. It was kind of like I was invisible.’
Interdependent Web: Spent and scaling back
Media roundup: White UU minister on showing up for Black Lives Matter
News brief: UUA trustee joins lawsuit against Sheriff Arpaio
The Rev. Andy Burnette, a trustee on the UUA board, joins the lawsuit against Sheriff Arpaio for charging undocumented workers with identity theft.
News brief: Board appointments to three committees
The UUA Board of Trustees makes appointments to election, retirement, and employee benefits committees.
Read this: How many people are killed by U.S. police?
Teams of journalists and civilians are tracking down the numbers, and the stories behind them.
This week: Reckoning with Selma
Your guide to this week’s stories at UU World.