UUs in the media, Summer 2016
Tom Andrews named UUSC president, CEO
Former head of Win Without War and United to End Genocide will lead UU human rights organization.
Keys to campus ministry success
Commitment, flexibility, and connections.
Recent actions of the UUA board
Board prepares for another Justice GA, appoints Annual Program Fund task force, appoints new committee members.
Beacon Press an ‘amazing story’ of success
Posts surplus revenues for 13 years in a row.
Board votes $60,000 to support black UUs to attend GA 2016
Black Lives of UU will offer programming, ‘healing space’ at General Assembly in Columbus, Ohio.
ELAW helps lawyers around the world fight for environmental justice
A Unitarian Universalist in Eugene, Oregon, directs global alliance.
Balanced budget, UUA board reports
Five regional meetings slated for UUA presidential candidates; a third candidate plans to enter race.
UUA’s United Nations rep leads NGO group
Bruce Knotts chosen to lead executive committee of nongovernmental organizations associated with UN Department of Public Information.
In New Orleans, UUs join protest against Gulf drilling
43 million acres of Gulf auctioned off despite low oil prices.
Flint water crisis compelled Unitarian Universalists to action
Members of Flint congregation go door to door; Michigan UUs lobby for “human right to water.”
UUA will vote on divestment to protest Israel’s practices
UUA and its Common Endowment Fund are already adding a new human rights screen for investments.