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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

Why many people don’t care about climate change

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Why many people don’t care about climate change

Perhaps the most important thing we can do to get people to focus on climate justice is to provide them with reliable employment, educationand health care. 

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | 12/19/2017

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

Nature demands respect

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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.’

Anthony Makar | 12/7/2017 | Winter 2017

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

Tulsa church will move downtown

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Tulsa church will move downtown

Congregational news briefs: Sacramento UUs parter with refugee group; two congregations endorse carbon fee and dividend program.

Kenny Wiley | 5/15/2017 | Summer 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

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

Creative interfaith connections

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Creative interfaith connections

UU congregations interact with other faith communities in ways that go beyond social justice.

Michael Hart | 2/15/2017 | Spring 2017

Read this: Unitarian Universalists join anti-DAPL shareholder action

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Read this: Unitarian Universalists join anti-DAPL shareholder action

Unitarian Universalist Association is one of several religious organizations putting pressure on companies involved with the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Kenny Wiley | 1/25/2017

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