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Pandemic Reckoning

We the People?

Pandemic Reckoning

Six experts in public health, racial injustice, economic inequality, extremism, and Unitarian Universalist theology talk about the deep fissures the past year has revealed—and how we can move forward.

Joshua Eaton 5/17/2021 Spring 2021

Q&A: Justice Gatson

Policing Crisis

Q&A: Justice Gatson

Justice Gatson founded the Reale Justice Network in Kansas City, Missouri. Among other social justice issues, it focuses on ending the cash bail system, a national issue that disparately affects people of color.

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Fault Lines of Injustice

From the editor

Fault Lines of Injustice

This special issue of UU World examines how we can create a more just, equitable, and antiracist society, reflecting fundamental values of the Unitarian Universalist faith tradition.

Christopher L. Walton 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

UUA: Congregational ministries are essential, but should remain virtual only

UU news

UUA: Congregational ministries are essential, but should remain virtual only

Unitarian Universalist Association urges its congregations to plan on virtual-only gatherings for next twelve months as COVID-19 continues to endanger lives.

Christopher L. Walton 5/14/2020

Baton Rouge church quickly opens childcare center for healthcare workers

UU news

Baton Rouge church quickly opens childcare center for healthcare workers

In one weekend, the Unitarian Church of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, closed its building, shifted to online worship, and welcomed a childcare program for healthcare workers.

Elaine McArdle 3/25/2020

Seattle-area congregations cancel in-person worship services

UU news

Seattle-area congregations cancel in-person worship services

As COVID-19 spreads, Unitarian Universalist congregations begin to adapt. In Washington State, this means shifting to online rather than in-person worship and meetings.

Elaine McArdle 3/9/2020

Give me children, and I (and they) shall die

Ideas

Give me children, and I (and they) shall die

As the fight over reproductive rights continues, not enough is being said about racial disparities in health care.

Kim Hampton 1/20/2020 Winter 2019

The positive power of group hugs

Ideas

The positive power of group hugs

‘Touch binds us together in a way that is warm and builds community.’

Alison Oatman 10/22/2018 Fall 2018

What we want at the end

Feature

What we want at the end

Talking about how we hope to die can help avoid needless suffering for our loved ones as well as for ourselves.

Kris Willcox 10/15/2018 Fall 2018

GA attendees make 1,200 care packages

UU news

GA attendees make 1,200 care packages

The Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism–led project assembled self-care packages for people fleeing domestic violence.

Elaine McArdle 9/1/2018 Fall 2018

Q&A: Elaine McArdle

Life

Q&A: Elaine McArdle

UU World senior editor is the co-author of The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind.

Christopher L. Walton 6/1/2018 Summer 2018

West Virginia UU wins Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting

UU news

West Virginia UU wins Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting

Charleston Gazette-Mail reporter Eric Eyre investigated prescription drug abuse.

Christian Schmidt 5/8/2017 Fall 2017

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