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UUs mobilize for voting rights, criminal justice reform

UUs mobilize for voting rights, criminal justice reform

As elections approach, Unitarian Universalists work to register voters, promote criminal justice reform, and re-enfranchise 1.5 million people in Florida.

Elaine McArdle | 10/3/2018

Flooding imperils UU conference center in North Carolina

Flooding imperils UU conference center in North Carolina

Most congregational properties escaped major damage from Hurricane Florence, but many homes are flooded.

Elaine McArdle | 10/1/2018

GA attendees make 1,200 care packages

GA attendees make 1,200 care packages

The Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism–led project assembled self-care packages for people fleeing domestic violence.

Elaine McArdle | 9/1/2018 | Fall 2018

News roundup: Congregations mark big anniversaries, and a historic pipe organ is reborn

News roundup: Congregations mark big anniversaries, and a historic pipe organ is reborn

Anniversaries and renovation news from congregations in Racine, Wisconsin; Sacramento, California; Lyons, Ohio; and Duxbury, Massachusetts.

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

Top ten online

Top ten online

Most frequently visited stories on uuworld.org, April 2, 2018–July 1, 2018.

Staff Writer | 9/1/2018 | Fall 2018

New Orleans activists urged restorative justice for assailants who attacked two UUA employees

New Orleans activists urged restorative justice for assailants who attacked two UUA employees

Two UUA employees who were violently robbed during the 2017 General Assembly urged leniency in case against four attackers, who were sentenced to prison terms.

Elaine McArdle | 8/20/2018 | Fall 2018

Unitarian Universalists join movement to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Unitarian Universalists join movement to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Actions protesting U.S. treatment of migrants and asylum seekers were organized by the Latinx organization Mijente in San Diego on July 2.

Michael Hart | 7/9/2018

Unitarian Universalists offer homes to asylum seekers in caravan

Unitarian Universalists offer homes to asylum seekers in caravan

Central American asylum seekers, fleeing violence at home, may be released from detention centers to sponsors’ homes.

Elaine McArdle | 6/1/2018

Donor gives camp an observatory

Donor gives camp an observatory

Plus: Flooding brings fish into meeting house basement; Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania, church celebrates building expansion; Madison, Wisconsin, society marks fiftieth anniversary.

Sonja L. Cohen, Rachel Walden | 6/1/2018 | Summer 2018

UU leaders arrested as Poor People’s Campaign begins national action

UU leaders arrested as Poor People’s Campaign begins national action

Interfaith justice movement launches 40 Days of Action in most state capitals; UUA president and sixteen other UUs arrested in D.C.

Arthur Hirsch | 5/18/2018

Mary Katherine Morn named new president of UU Service Committee

Mary Katherine Morn named new president of UU Service Committee

The Rev. Mary Katherine Morn has led the Unitarian Universalist Association’s fundraising since 2014.

Christopher L. Walton | 5/16/2018

UUA board will press congregations to make cultural change a priority

UUA board will press congregations to make cultural change a priority

“Lives are being destroyed” by white supremacy culture in Unitarian Universalist communities, trustees say; board will address congregations this month.

Elaine McArdle | 5/11/2018

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