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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

Six UUs arrested at interfaith protest by U.S. Border Patrol

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Six UUs arrested at interfaith protest by U.S. Border Patrol

Interfaith “Love Knows No Borders” action held in solidarity with migrants’ right to seek asylum.

Michael Hart | 12/14/2018

Faith floods the desert

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Faith floods the desert

UUA President Susan Frederick-Gray and other clergy join No More Deaths effort, bringing 125 gallons of bottled water to desolate region near Arizona-Mexico border.

Sonja L. Cohen | 11/1/2018 | Winter 2018

Communities of compassion and resistance

From the president

Communities of compassion and resistance

In the midst of critical justice work, it is essential to practice more deeply our faith.

Susan Frederick-Gray | 9/1/2018 | Fall 2018

Unitarian Universalists join movement to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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Unitarian Universalists join movement to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Actions protesting U.S. treatment of migrants and asylum seekers were organized by the Latinx organization Mijente in San Diego on July 2.

Michael Hart | 7/9/2018

Unitarian Universalists offer homes to asylum seekers in caravan

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Unitarian Universalists offer homes to asylum seekers in caravan

Central American asylum seekers, fleeing violence at home, may be released from detention centers to sponsors’ homes.

Elaine McArdle | 6/1/2018

‘You cannot go out’

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‘You cannot go out’

Since October, Sujitno and Dahlia Sajuti have lived in a Unitarian Universalist church, pleading to stay in the country they’ve called home for thirty years.

Patrick Sullivan | 3/19/2018 | Spring 2018

Lawsuit settled against Sheriff Arpaio for workplace raids

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Lawsuit settled against Sheriff Arpaio for workplace raids

UUA President Susan Frederick-Gray, a plaintiff in suit against Arizona county sheriff’s office, says fight for immigrant justice continues.

Elaine McArdle | 2/9/2018 | Summer 2018

Seeking asylum from credible fear

Life

Seeking asylum from credible fear

Unitarian Universalist volunteers are helping traumatized women and children at a family immigrant detention center in Texas.

Elaine McArdle | 12/18/2017 | Winter 2017

Three UU congregations sheltering immigrants

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Three UU congregations sheltering immigrants

At least twelve other congregations are preparing to offer sanctuary.

Elaine McArdle | 10/10/2017 | Winter 2017

63 UU congregations are sanctuary churches

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63 UU congregations are sanctuary churches

Two congregations have been given new accessibility certification; two groups have become covenanting communities.

Sonja L. Cohen | 6/22/2017

‘Leaving no one out’

Ideas

‘Leaving no one out’

Unitarian Universalist minister who heads Colorado ACLU sees complentary values in civil liberties work and in UU communities.

Alexandra Varney McDonald | 7/31/2017 | Summer 2017

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