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How to meet the climate crisis

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How to meet the climate crisis

A carbon fee might be the key to breaking our fossil-fuel addiction.

Ellie Whitney | 12/17/2012 | Winter 2012

Activism is an act of faith

Feature

Activism is an act of faith

Our interconnectedness makes the powerless powerful, says a young UU activist in prison for interrupting an oil and gas lease auction.

Tim DeChristopher | 11/19/2012 | Winter 2012

Tim DeChristopher’s path

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Tim DeChristopher’s path

How an undergraduate’s activism led him to prison, and to plans to become a UU minister.

Donald E. Skinner | 11/19/2012 | Winter 2012

Urban gardener hopes to turn foreclosures into farms

Life

Urban gardener hopes to turn foreclosures into farms

Milwaukee UU believes creating a 'harvestable city' will improve quality of life.

Nicole Sweeney Etter | 11/19/2012 | Spring 2013

Bound to the 'last spot of land in Louisiana'

Life

Bound to the 'last spot of land in Louisiana'

A visit to Plaquemines Parish, which Unitarian Universalists helped rebuild after Hurricane Katrina, as Hurricane Isaac approached.

Deborah Weiner | 8/29/2012

A passion for environmental justice

Life

A passion for environmental justice

For the Rev. Bob Murphy, environmentalism and ministry overlap like the shoreline and the sea.

Michelle Bates Deakin | 1/30/2012 | Winter 2011

'What ecotourism should be'

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'What ecotourism should be'

An organic coffee farm and ecotourism lodge founded by a Unitarian Universalist couple is a model for just and sustainable tourism.

David Zucchino | 8/15/2011 | Fall 2011

UUs join March on Blair Mountain

UU news

UUs join March on Blair Mountain

At site of historic coal miner uprising, activists raise awareness about consequences of mountaintop removal mining.

Donald E. Skinner | 6/20/2011

Eggplant extravaganza

Life

Eggplant extravaganza

What happened when I vowed to get all my vegetables from a local farmshare.

Susan Bagby | 4/25/2011 | Spring 2011

The wisdom of the wild

Spirit

The wisdom of the wild

I don't mean misbehavior, but real wildness, elemental wildness, animal wildness.

Daniel S. Schatz | 3/21/2011 | Spring 2011

Utah UU convicted for environmental activism

UU news

Utah UU convicted for environmental activism

Federal jury faults Tim DeChristopher for blocking auction of oil and gases leases.

Donald E. Skinner | 3/7/2011

Dinner with Monsanto

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Dinner with Monsanto

A Unitarian Universalist minister is planting the seeds for a code of ethics for bioengineers, starting with Monsanto, the world's largest producer of genetically modified seeds.

Michelle Bates Deakin | 1/24/2011 | Winter 2010

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