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Ideas

The messages we send

The messages we send

Too often, the idea that marginalized people cannot and should not expect to be fully and sincerely included in the fabric of our communities is reinforced by each of us.

Brittany Packnett | 9/1/2018 | Fall 2018

Conversations at General Assembly

Conversations at General Assembly

Photographs from conversations at the 2018 UUA General Assembly, plus dialogue prompts the Board of Trustees posed about essential features of Unitarian Universalism and visions for its future. 

Sonja L. Cohen | 9/1/2018 | Fall 2018

What sustains your breath?

What sustains your breath?

As metaphorical scuba divers, we can control the depths to which we dive and grow more skilled through experience.

Trudi Frazel | 8/20/2018 | Summer 2018

The Universalist Klansman

The Universalist Klansman

Unitarians and Universalists haven’t always challenged white supremacy. Sometimes they’ve championed it.

Colin Bossen | 8/13/2018 | Summer 2018

Wakanda or Watts

Wakanda or Watts

Is Unitarian Universalism an oasis or a war zone for blacks?

Adam Lawrence Dyer | 5/29/2018 | Summer 2018

An astronomer’s big legacy in miniature

An astronomer’s big legacy in miniature

LEGO set features Unitarian Universalist astronomer Nancy Grace Roman.

Sonja L. Cohen | 6/1/2018 | Summer 2018

Blog roundup: Questions for a new year

Blog roundup: Questions for a new year

‘What matters is how tuned in you are to who you are, what you want, and your compassion for those around you.’

Heather Christensen | 6/1/2018 | Summer 2018

Top ten online

Top ten online

Most frequently visited stories on uuworld.org, January 1, 2018–March 31, 2018.

Staff Writer | 6/1/2018 | Summer 2018

Pentecostal preacher’s conversion to Universalism now a Netflix feature film

Pentecostal preacher’s conversion to Universalism now a Netflix feature film

Ira Glass first brought the Rev. Carlton Pearson’s story to This American Life. Now, with Chiwetel Ejiofor as Pearson, Glass brings the story to your television.

Kimberly French | 5/7/2018

On Earth Day, let me count the ways

On Earth Day, let me count the ways

Our love for the Earth is multifaceted and deep.

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | 4/16/2018

Genre makeover

Genre makeover

In conventional women’s fiction, writer Olive Higgins Prouty created a bold new type of heroine.

Kris Willcox | 4/9/2018 | Spring 2018

Film footnotes

Film footnotes

There are Unitarian Universalist angles to four prominent movies this season.

Christopher L. Walton | 2/26/2018 | Spring 2018

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