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Your stories belong to you

Spirit

Your stories belong to you

no one can rename you
Other, it can’t stick, as you offer the gift
of being and saying who you are.

Theresa I. Soto | 3/30/2019

Our story hurt people

From the editor

Our story hurt people

Acknowledging that we have fallen short, UU World is committed to sharing in appropriate and respectful ways the inspiring and powerful stories of trans and gender nonbinary people within our faith community.

Christopher L. Walton | 3/6/2019 | Spring 2019

Zoomorphics

Creations

Zoomorphics

I use the tools of body paint and photography to represent myself in a way that aligns with my own aesthetic and intellectual interests.

Shelby Meyerhoff | 3/1/2019 | Spring 2019

A call to action from trans UU religious professionals

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A call to action from trans UU religious professionals

The time is now for Unitarian Universalists everywhere to celebrate gender diversity, honor the spiritual gifts of trans leaders, fight for justice and liberation for trans people, and welcome people of all or no genders as full participants in spiritual community.

TRUUsT | 3/1/2019 | Spring 2019

Getting intersectional means showing up when there are no pink hats

Ideas

Getting intersectional means showing up when there are no pink hats

Only speaking out when one has skin in the game isn’t activism; it’s just self-preservation.

Marchaé Grair | 1/19/2018

Second Source language changed preliminarily at General Assembly 2017

General Assembly

Second Source language changed preliminarily at General Assembly 2017

Delegates vote to change ‘woman and men’ to ‘people’ in Second Source; GA will vote again on amendment in 2018.

Kenny Wiley | 6/30/2017

News brief: UUA president praises Boy Scouts’ change welcoming transgender boys

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News brief: UUA president praises Boy Scouts’ change welcoming transgender boys

Morales: ‘This is a significant step in the direction of greater inclusion for the BSA.’

Christopher L. Walton | 2/1/2017

Alaska fellowship races to get gender-accurate IDs for transgender people

UU news

Alaska fellowship races to get gender-accurate IDs for transgender people

Unitarian Universalist fellowship mobilizes to help before Trump administration rolls back rights.

Michael Hart | 11/21/2016 | Spring 2017

Roo, exactly as he is

Life

Roo, exactly as he is

When we invite children to tell the truth about themselves, when we meet them with compassion and acceptance, we become a sanctuary.

Jen Shattuck | 1/30/2017 | Winter 2016

News brief: Letter to LGBTQI clergy and leadership in the United Methodist Church

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News brief: Letter to LGBTQI clergy and leadership in the United Methodist Church

UUA President Peter Morales invites others to join him in signing an open letter to United Methodists.

Kenneth Sutton | 5/18/2016

O Infinite Love: Prayer for Transgender Day of Remembrance

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O Infinite Love: Prayer for Transgender Day of Remembrance

Spiritual and educational resources for Transgender Day of Remembrance.

Sunshine Jeremiah Wolfe, Kenneth Sutton | 11/20/2015

#YesAllWomen and the continuum of aggression

Ideas

#YesAllWomen and the continuum of aggression

When a man fully grasps the continuum of aggression, it’s hard to claim that he’s never played any role in perpetuating it.

Doug Muder | 9/1/2014 | Fall 2014