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UU volunteers supported safe, accessible, fair voting on Election Day

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UU volunteers supported safe, accessible, fair voting on Election Day

Unitarian Universalists monitored polls, practiced de-escalation, and offered water, masks, and music to people waiting to vote.

Elaine McArdle 12/1/2020

Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists offer pastoral presence, resistance during contentious election

UU news

Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists offer pastoral presence, resistance during contentious election

Also in the news: Louisville church provides sanctuary to protesters against police brutality; congregations in Massachusetts and Missouri  will host homeless shelters all winter.

Sonja L. Cohen 11/6/2020

UU the Vote: All hands on deck

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UU the Vote: All hands on deck

Build relationships with communities to make a difference now and in the future.

Nicole Pressley 9/15/2020

The future: No going back to normal

From the president

The future: No going back to normal

Everywhere, this time of pandemic and uprisings is offering us lessons that we need to carry forward.

Susan Frederick-Gray 9/1/2020

UUA urges year-long focus on Election Day

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UUA urges year-long focus on Election Day

UU the Vote organizers say the 2020 elections are ‘all-hands-on-deck’ for Unitarian Universalists, whose values are on the line.

Arthur Hirsch 2/3/2020 Spring 2020

Let’s ‘UU the Vote’

From the president

Let’s ‘UU the Vote’

We are less than twelve months away from the most critical elections in our lifetimes. We must not be on the sidelines.

Susan Frederick-Gray 11/4/2019 Winter 2019

‘¡Puerto Rico se levanta!’

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‘¡Puerto Rico se levanta!’

Empire has failed Puerto Rico. It’s time for us to demand better.

Julio Noboa Polanco 9/1/2019 Fall 2019

UUs mobilize for voting rights, criminal justice reform

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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 Winter 2018

Living the emergency

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Living the emergency

Climate activists turn to civil disobedience at the risk of serving prison time.

Alexandra Varney McDonald 6/25/2018 Summer 2018

Presidential candidates reflect on new process

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Presidential candidates reflect on new process

Process leading to 2017 UUA election did not anticipate a nominee dropping out.

Elaine McArdle 4/18/2018 Summer 2018

Resistance by the ‘Rules’

Life

Resistance by the ‘Rules’

What are the restrictions on congregations getting involved in politics?

Janet Hayes 6/12/2017 Summer 2017

Kindness over niceness

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Kindness over niceness

Valuing being kind and prophetic over ‘being nice’ would help Unitarian Universalists speak more powerfully to the present times.

Kimberley Debus 4/3/2017 Summer 2017

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