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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

Moment of Reflection: Witness and Protest

Showing Up for Justice

Moment of Reflection: Witness and Protest

Showing up for justice outside a notorious jail.

Staff Writer 4/1/2021 Spring 2021

Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists offer pastoral presence, resistance during contentious election

UU news

Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists offer pastoral presence, resistance during contentious election

Also in the news: Louisville church provides sanctuary to protesters against police brutality; congregations in Massachusetts and Missouri  will host homeless shelters all winter.

Sonja L. Cohen 11/6/2020

This is no ‘nation of immigrants’

Feature

This is no ‘nation of immigrants’

Let us mourn, not celebrate, the 400-year anniversary of the Mayflower’s arrival in 1620.

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz 9/1/2020

‘Illegal’ immigrants & legal inhumanity

Spirit

‘Illegal’ immigrants & legal inhumanity

who are we the people to keep people / from cropping the ‘amber waves of grain’

Everett Hoagland 3/1/2020 Spring 2020

Media Roundup: Protecting immigrant children, and sheltering every life

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Media Roundup: Protecting immigrant children, and sheltering every life

A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources

Heather Christensen 12/17/2019

Living in limbo

Life

Living in limbo

As the U.S. government aggressively pursues undocumented immigrants, life goes on for months or even years as those in sanctuary appeal their cases.

Arthur Hirsch 12/2/2019 Winter 2019

UU values on display in three recent films

Life

UU values on display in three recent films

A documentary about LGBTQ immigrants, a documentary about progressive religion in Oklahoma, and an animated short film about refugees have Unitarian Universalist connections.

Elaine McArdle 11/1/2019 Winter 2019

Unitarian Universalists join national protests against migrant detention centers

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Unitarian Universalists join national protests against migrant detention centers

Members and leaders join July 2 “Close the Camps” protests, plan to join July 12 protests.

Elaine McArdle 7/12/2019

UUs protest Homestead child detention center

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UUs protest Homestead child detention center

Thousands of immigrant children are held at for-profit detention center in Florida.

Elaine McArdle 6/28/2019

Media roundup: Woman takes asylum at Maryland congregation

UU news

Media roundup: Woman takes asylum at Maryland congregation

More UUs in the news: Leslie Mac in Essence, James Reeb on NPR, Tim Berners-Lee on the thirtieth anniversary of the Internet.

Staff Writer 6/1/2019 Summer 2019

Bellingham fellowship assists families of immigrants arrested in ICE raid

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Bellingham fellowship assists families of immigrants arrested in ICE raid

Unitarian Universalists provide meeting space, food, money, and volunteer support to local immigrant families disrupted by ICE arrests.

Elaine McArdle 12/24/2018

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