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Antiracist protesters in purple costumes arrested at farmers’ market

Antiracist protesters in purple costumes arrested at farmers’ market

Unitarian Universalist minister, four other activists arrested protesting white supremacists at farmers’ market in Indiana.

Elaine McArdle | 12/2/2019

Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal closing

Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal closing

New Orleans service and learning center, founded after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, is closing at the end of November. 

Elaine McArdle | 11/6/2019 | Winter 2019

‘Conversations for Liberation’ helps UUs address antiracism conflicts

‘Conversations for Liberation’ helps UUs address antiracism conflicts

Leaders of the UUA, affiliated professional organizations, and identity groups ask congregations to hold conversations and submit feedback by December 20.

Staff Writer | 10/9/2019 | Winter 2019

UUs help host indigenous-led convergence

UUs help host indigenous-led convergence

Rooted in partnerships formed at the Oceti Sakowin Camp, UU Ministry for Earth helps host InterNātional Grass Roots Gathering in August.

Elaine McArdle | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

Media roundup: UU minister hired by campaign as faith outreach director

Media roundup: UU minister hired by campaign as faith outreach director

Pete Buttigieg campaign hires the Rev. Shawn Foster for faith outreach; hosting immigrant in sanctuary takes massive volunteer commitment; Unity Temple designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Staff Writer | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience

New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience

Discussion guide available for ‘An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States.’

Staff Writer | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

Historic Ohio church gets new cupola

Historic Ohio church gets new cupola

News briefs: Youngstown, Ohio, church puts cupola where steeple had been; All Souls in Manhattan marks bicentennial; Casper, Wyoming, UUs help install mural honoring local civil rights martyr James Reeb.

Staff Writer | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

Commission survey reveals strong support for antiracism work

Commission survey reveals strong support for antiracism work

Commission on Institutional Change is collecting testimony through end of September; 60 percent of survey respondents see antiracism work as most important to future of Unitarian Universalism.

Elaine McArdle | 9/25/2019

UUs nationwide join Global Climate Strike

UUs nationwide join Global Climate Strike

Congregations show widespread support for largest mass action for climate justice.

Elaine McArdle | 9/24/2019 | Winter 2019

Unitarian Universalists to join Global Climate Strike September 20

Unitarian Universalists to join Global Climate Strike September 20

‘This isn’t something a couple of kids can do. It’s something everybody needs to be taking action on.’

Elaine McArdle | 9/11/2019

Meadville names Ortega-Aponte as new president

Meadville names Ortega-Aponte as new president

Chicago seminary welcomes ‘an innovative leader, a committed Unitarian Universalist, a celebrated educator, a social justice activist, an accomplished scholar, and an experienced community organizer’ as next president.

Christopher L. Walton | 9/1/2019 | Fall 2019

UUA, DRUUMM sign memorandum of understanding at GA

UUA, DRUUMM sign memorandum of understanding at GA

Five-year agreement signed at 2019 General Assembly in Spokane.

Staff Writer | 9/1/2019 | Fall 2019

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