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Religious educators honor three who created UU White Supremacy Teach-In

General Assembly

Religious educators honor three who created UU White Supremacy Teach-In

Aisha Hauser, Christina Rivera, Kenny Wiley receive standing ovation for ‘heroic work.’

Elaine McArdle | 6/22/2017

Board appoints six to two-year Commission on Institutional Change

General Assembly

Board appoints six to two-year Commission on Institutional Change

Will analyze structural racism and white supremacy within the Unitarian Universalist Association.

Elaine McArdle | 6/22/2017

UUA president steps down amid outcry over hiring practices

UU news

UUA president steps down amid outcry over hiring practices

Board calls for inquiry into bias in hiring, appoints interim team; widespread support for examination of white supremacy within UUA.

Elaine McArdle | 5/15/2017 | Summer 2017

Making this a time of opportunity

From the president

Making this a time of opportunity

From the interim co-presidents: We are committed to making this a time of opportunity and not merely a troubled time to be survived. 

Sofia Betancourt, William G Sinkford, Leon Spencer | 5/23/2017 | Summer 2017

Interim co-presidents see ‘opportunity to re-center ourselves’

UU news

Interim co-presidents see ‘opportunity to re-center ourselves’

‘Sometimes it takes a shock to a system to get it unstuck,’ says UUA Interim Co-President William G. Sinkford.

Elaine McArdle | 4/21/2017

Further updates to UUA resignations and controversy over hiring practices

Blog

Further updates to UUA resignations and controversy over hiring practices

Summary of news developments, support for critical examination of racism within Unitarian Universalism, and reactions to President Peter Morales’s resignation.

Christopher L. Walton | 4/8/2017

Board will appoint committee to select interim president

UU news

Board will appoint committee to select interim president

Approves racism audit of UUA, will meet again April 10, when it may name interim president.

Elaine McArdle | 4/7/2017

Kindness over niceness

Life

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

Updates to presidential resignation and controversy over hiring practices

Blog

Updates to presidential resignation and controversy over hiring practices

A guide to developments in the controversy over UUA hiring practices and the resignation of UUA President Peter Morales.

Christopher L. Walton | 4/1/2017

Critics see white supremacy in UUA hiring practices

UU news

Critics see white supremacy in UUA hiring practices

Latest senior hire, of a white man, highlights staff leadership that remains mostly white.

Elaine McArdle | 3/27/2017

New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly

General Assembly

New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly

UUA’s annual convention will embrace city’s culture and learn from its challenges. 

Elaine McArdle | 3/13/2017 | Summer 2017

Humiliation and hostility: A riot lives on

Feature

Humiliation and hostility: A riot lives on

Racial justice activists, many of them Unitarian Universalists, work in Tulsa to overcome the painful legacy of a 1921 riot that killed up to 300 black people.

Elaine McArdle, Kenny Wiley | 3/20/2017 | Spring 2017

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