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Corruption of democracy

Three recent books examine fascism as a contemporary phenomenon.

Doug Muder | 6/1/2019 | Summer 2019

Media Roundup: Equity and democracy are core religious values for UUs

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Media Roundup: Equity and democracy are core religious values for UUs

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

Heather Christensen | 10/23/2018

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

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

How do congregations select General Assembly delegates?

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How do congregations select General Assembly delegates?

Technology allows congregational delegates to participate and vote even if they cannot travel to New Orleans.

Michael Hart | 5/29/2017 | Summer 2017

Watch this: April 1 UUA presidential candidates forum

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Watch this: April 1 UUA presidential candidates forum

The three candidates running for UUA president met in the first of five regional candidate forums on April 1 in Bethesda, Maryland.

Staff Writer | 4/4/2017

Be a patriot

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Be a patriot

Twenty lessons for citizens of an imperiled democracy, from a scholar of twentieth-century catastrophes.

Timothy Snyder | 2/20/2017 | Spring 2017

Declaration of conscience

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Declaration of conscience

We will oppose any and all unjust government actions to deport, register, discriminate, or despoil.

Peter Morales, Tom Andrews | 2/27/2017 | Spring 2017

‘Corruption of Our Democracy’ Study/Action Guide available

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‘Corruption of Our Democracy’ Study/Action Guide available

Resource helps congregations engage the 2016–2020 Study/Action Issue.

Staff Writer | 2/15/2017 | Spring 2017

Follow the UUA presidential campaign

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Follow the UUA presidential campaign

With three candidates on ballot, UUA will use instant run-off voting for first time since 1977; regional candidate forums begin February 25.

Christopher L. Walton | 2/13/2017 | Spring 2017

The fear that surrounds us

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The fear that surrounds us

Have you ever tried to argue someone out of their racism, their climate change denial, their homophobia? It never works.

Peter Morales | 11/7/2016 | Winter 2016

UUA aids voter registration effort

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UUA aids voter registration effort

Congregations have opportunities to register voters in their communities to help people participate in the democratic process.

Michael Hart | 8/29/2016 | Fall 2016

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