Breakthrough Congregation: Teens lead the way
A Breakthrough Congregation’s teen-led religious education program revitalizes First Religious Society in Carlisle, Massachusetts.
‘Keep pushing on’
Teen climate activist Sophia Geiger fights for systemic change.
It’s time we reclaim the snowflake story in all its intertwined ramifications.
GA 2019 one of the greenest
For the first time, all General Assembly venues relied entirely on renewable energy; two hotels also adopted ongoing in-room recycling.
Creating a greener General Assembly
For seventeen years, UUA GA Director Jan Sneegas has led a green meeting revolution.
Sustainable elegance in Iowa
When the Unitarian Universalist Society in Coralville, Iowa, built its new home, the congregation aimed to make it the ‘greenest church in Iowa.’
First Peoples’ Convening focuses on climate-forced displacement
UU Service Committee co-sponsors gathering on climate change’s impact on Indigenous peoples.
Living the emergency
Climate activists turn to civil disobedience at the risk of serving prison time.
Virginia interfaith coalition targets local carbon emissions
Fairfax County alliance aims for carbon neutrality by 2050, helps nearby counties form similar advocacy groups.
Nature demands respect
We need Thoreau’s ‘tonic of wildness’ to confront climate change. As he explained, ‘We need to witness our own limits transgressed.’
To those who are tired
Injustice isn’t new, and it isn’t going away soon.
Three commandments: stay, learn, go
A Gary Snyder poem helps me find my way in our messed-up world.