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Unitarian Universalists among leaders of youth climate strikes

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Unitarian Universalists among leaders of youth climate strikes

Young Unitarian Universalists helped organize student walkouts in several cities on March 15 to demand action on climate change.

Elaine McArdle | 3/29/2019

Two UU congregations honored for climate change work

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Two UU congregations honored for climate change work

Iowa and Massachusetts congregations win awards in Interfaith Power & Light’s Cool Congregations Challenge.

Elaine McArdle | 3/19/2019

Following the leaders

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Following the leaders

In the ongoing battle for the environment, we must learn to listen to those most affected.

Alicia Cooke | 12/10/2018 | 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

The youth are at the gates

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The youth are at the gates

Meet Levi Draheim, the 10-year-old Unitarian Universalist at the center of a landmark climate case.

Sherri Scott | 5/14/2018 | Summer 2018

Activists block natural gas construction site near Port of Tacoma

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Activists block natural gas construction site near Port of Tacoma

Unitarian Universalists assist Puyallup Tribe and climate justice activists in fight against liquefied natural gas plant.

Kenny Wiley | 12/20/2017 | Spring 2018

Virginia interfaith coalition targets local carbon emissions

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Virginia interfaith coalition targets local carbon emissions

Fairfax County alliance aims for carbon neutrality by 2050, helps nearby counties form similar advocacy groups.

Elaine McArdle | 12/4/2017 | Spring 2018

Three commandments: stay, learn, go

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Three commandments: stay, learn, go

A Gary Snyder poem helps me find my way in our messed-up world.

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | 7/17/2017

Climate justice activism: ‘To call a place home’

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Climate justice activism: ‘To call a place home’

My Unitarian Universalist values and connections called me to climate justice activism—and to stay in the South as I work.

Aly Tharp | 4/24/2017

Relativism is the Trump card

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Relativism is the Trump card

For Unitarian Universalists, being open-minded must not mean being empty-headed.

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | 4/3/2017

What now for Americans and climate change?

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What now for Americans and climate change?

The new administration poses grave challenges, but don’t give up the fight just yet.

Shelby Meyerhoff | 4/17/2017 | Spring 2017

UUs support Standing Rock Sioux in water protection action

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UUs support Standing Rock Sioux in water protection action

Congregations in North Dakota and Washington are supporting an effort to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Michael Hart | 10/3/2016 | Winter 2016

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