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Media roundup: UUs across U.S. show support for Muslim community

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Media roundup: UUs across U.S. show support for Muslim community

A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.

Rachel Walden 12/11/2015

If dignity is inherent, can it be harmed?

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If dignity is inherent, can it be harmed?

What do we mean when we talk about the UU First Principle and inherent dignity?

Myriam Renaud 2/1/2016 Winter 2015

Better than human?

Forum

Better than human?

Who receives the benefits of shiny new technology, and who bears its risks?

Scott Gerard Prinster 10/13/2015 Fall 2015

Five ways to support Black Lives Matter

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Five ways to support Black Lives Matter

Many Unitarian Universalists want to support the Black Lives Matter movement. Here are five ways to get started.

Kenny Wiley 8/10/2015 Winter 2015

Cornel West challenges, electrifies in 2015 Ware Lecture

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Cornel West challenges, electrifies in 2015 Ware Lecture

“Let the phones be smart,” Cornel West tells Unitarian Universalists. “We have to be wise and aspire to integrity.”

Kenny Wiley 6/28/2015

News brief: UUA Board honors nine Charleston martyrs

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News brief: UUA Board honors nine Charleston martyrs

UUA Board of Trustees remembers victims, discusses bylaw changes, and more at pre-General Assembly meeting.

Elaine McArdle 6/23/2015

News brief: 7 UUs arrested at ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest in Connecticut

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News brief: 7 UUs arrested at ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest in Connecticut

Seven Unitarian Universalists among the 17 arrested in Hartford, Connecticut, protest.

Kenny Wiley 6/9/2015

Read this: How many people are killed by U.S. police?

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Read this: How many people are killed by U.S. police?

Teams of journalists and civilians are tracking down the numbers, and the stories behind them.

Christopher L. Walton 6/1/2015

Nights can be tough

Feature

Nights can be tough

I can’t fully express how scary it is when a man with a gun tells you ‘you’re fighting and trying to walk away from me’ as you stand still, attempting to comply.

Kenny Wiley 5/18/2015 Fall 2015

The spiritual practice of story-sharing

Life

The spiritual practice of story-sharing

Sharing our stories helps us connect with ourselves, our spirituality, and others.

Christine Organ 7/13/2015 Summer 2015

A new ethos

Ideas

A new ethos

How the Unitarian Universalist Association is promoting Beloved Community today.

Taquiena Boston 5/11/2015 Spring 2015

Beautiful words

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Beautiful words

Master calligrapher Margaret Shepherd transforms ‘the words the church is made of’ into dazzling modern art.

Christopher L. Walton 3/1/2002 March/April 2002

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