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Why we’re ready for radical change

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Why we’re ready for radical change

If nothing else, the past few months have definitively put the lie to the idea that late capitalist societies are incapable of seismic transformations on a deadline.

Naomi Klein | 9/1/2020

Backyard chickens enable more sustainable lives

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Backyard chickens enable more sustainable lives

Owners of small yards can create a food triangle by connecting the garden, kitchen, and chickens.

Marion and Rich Patterson | 6/1/2020

Congregations mark big anniversaries

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Congregations mark big anniversaries

Major anniversaries for UU Church of the Restoration and UU Congregation at Rock Tavern; congregational projects in Illinois, Indiana, and Maine.

Staff Writer | 6/1/2020

Breakthrough Congregation: Teens lead the way

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Breakthrough Congregation: Teens lead the way

A Breakthrough Congregation’s teen-led religious education program revitalizes First Religious Society in Carlisle, Massachusetts.

Heather Beasley Doyle | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

‘Keep pushing on’

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‘Keep pushing on’

Teen climate activist Sophia Geiger fights for systemic change.

Jim Ross | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

The problem with wilderness

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The problem with wilderness

The American environmental movement is rooted historically in ideas about pristine wilderness, free from human presence, that replicate colonial patterns of white supremacy and settler privilege. Native-led movements are changing the script.

Dina Gilio-Whitaker | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

The existential issue of our time

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The existential issue of our time

Unitarian Universalists are getting involved with growing climate action network Extinction Rebellion.

Elaine McArdle | 11/13/2019 | Winter 2019

UUs help host indigenous-led convergence

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UUs help host indigenous-led convergence

Rooted in partnerships formed at the Oceti Sakowin Camp, UU Ministry for Earth helps host InterNātional Grass Roots Gathering in August.

Elaine McArdle | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

Climate crisis invites us to imagine regenerative economy

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Climate crisis invites us to imagine regenerative economy

The crushing interconnectedness of our world’s problems can be leveraged to create a comprehensive solution.

Lily Hartzell | 10/15/2019

UUs nationwide join Global Climate Strike

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UUs nationwide join Global Climate Strike

Congregations show widespread support for largest mass action for climate justice.

Elaine McArdle | 9/24/2019 | Winter 2019

Unitarian Universalists to join Global Climate Strike September 20

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Unitarian Universalists to join Global Climate Strike September 20

‘This isn’t something a couple of kids can do. It’s something everybody needs to be taking action on.’

Elaine McArdle | 9/11/2019

The lawyer fighting for Liberia

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The lawyer fighting for Liberia

Award-winning environmental defender Alfred Brownell found renewed focus and faith in the battle to keep Liberia’s natural resources safe.

Sherri Daye Scott | 10/23/2019 | Fall 2019

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