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In Tulsa, Faith Leaders Call for Massacre Reparations

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In Tulsa, Faith Leaders Call for Massacre Reparations

One hundred years after the violent destruction of a prosperous Black neighborhood, a coalition of faith communities is building support for reparations.

Elaine McArdle 5/28/2021

UUs Who Made a Difference

Showing Up for Justice

UUs Who Made a Difference

Unitarians and Universalists have a long history of advocating for justice. Here are just a few who left their mark on the world. Who would be on your short list?

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Incongruous

We the People?

Incongruous

“the word- / less blues cry of Hope”

Everett Hoagland 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Defining Citizenship by Taking It Away

Showing Up for Justice

Defining Citizenship by Taking It Away

Citizenship stripping exemplifies the bundle of contradictions that is the United States of America.

Amanda Frost 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Q&A: jessie little doe baird

We the People?

Q&A: jessie little doe baird

Mashpee Wampanoag Indian Tribal Council Vice-Chairwoman jessie little doe baird discusses issues facing the Wampanoag and other Native Americans.

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Roots of the Policing Crisis

Policing Crisis

Roots of the Policing Crisis

Notable guides to the roots of white supremacy in American policing.

Staff Writer 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

In Memoriam: Elandria Williams (1979–2020)

Unitarian Universalism Today

In Memoriam: Elandria Williams (1979–2020)

Fierce, indomitable, and deeply compassionate, Elandria Williams served as UUA co-moderator from 2017 to 2020.

Elaine McArdle 11/4/2020 Spring 2021

We are community

Spirit

We are community

No matter what issues I have with other Unitarian Universalists regarding our visions of God/Spirit, justice, race, and age—at the root of everything is community, love, and faith.

Elandria Williams 9/25/2020

We are living in the ‘Except’

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We are living in the ‘Except’

There  are  long timelines of history, punctuated by significant interruptions. The ‘Except.’ We are living in the Except.

Joanna Fontaine Crawford 6/1/2020

‘UU World’ turns 50

Looking back

‘UU World’ turns 50

Throughout many changes, this magazine has remained a benefit of membership in a UU congregation.

Tom Stites 3/18/2020 Spring 2020

Thank you

From the editor

Thank you

Your congregation’s support for the UUA’s Annual Program Fund makes vital work possible. For the past 50 years, UU World has been a tangible thank-you for that support.

Christopher L. Walton 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

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