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Media Roundup: Congregations Engage with Their Communities

Unitarian Universalism Today

Media Roundup: Congregations Engage with Their Communities

Unitarian Universalist congregations in the news.

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Moment of Reflection: Pause to Remember

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Moment of Reflection: Pause to Remember

Candlelight vigil honors George Floyd and other people who were killed by police.

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Incongruous

We the People?

Incongruous

“the word- / less blues cry of Hope”

Everett Hoagland 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Sanctuary for Change

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Sanctuary for Change

In the struggle to transform America’s violent and discriminatory system of policing, First Unitarian Church of Louisville offers sanctuary and support.

Elaine McArdle 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Roots of the Policing Crisis

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Roots of the Policing Crisis

Notable guides to the roots of white supremacy in American policing.

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Q&A: Justice Gatson

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Q&A: Justice Gatson

Justice Gatson founded the Reale Justice Network in Kansas City, Missouri. Among other social justice issues, it focuses on ending the cash bail system, a national issue that disparately affects people of color.

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Congregations Reaffirm Commitments to Black Lives Matter

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Congregations Reaffirm Commitments to Black Lives Matter

In Louisville, Kentucky; Kenosha, Wisconsin; and Lexington, Massachusetts, Unitarian Universalist congregations targeted by police or by right-wing protesters remain steadfast.

Elaine McArdle 10/13/2020 Spring 2021

Policing is the glue of whiteness

Ideas

Policing is the glue of whiteness

Despite the propaganda that treats police as heroes, actual policework is often neither clean nor heroic.

Howard Bryant 9/1/2020

Portland church joins lawsuit over federal agents at Black Lives Matter protests

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Portland church joins lawsuit over federal agents at Black Lives Matter protests

Deployment of federal officers violates the Tenth Amendment, chills the legal right to protest, alleges lawsuit.

Elaine McArdle 8/6/2020

A special UUA president’s column

From the president

A special UUA president’s column

A message to white Unitarian Universalists.

Susan Frederick-Gray 6/4/2020