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Corruption of democracy

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Corruption of democracy

Three recent books examine fascism as a contemporary phenomenon.

Doug Muder | 7/29/2019 | Summer 2019

Listen to this: NPR podcast investigates 1965 murder of the Rev. James Reeb

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Listen to this: NPR podcast investigates 1965 murder of the Rev. James Reeb

‘White Lies’ retells the story of the murder of a white Unitarian Universalist minister and civil rights activist, which galvanized support for the Voting Rights Act but which the white residents of Selma, Alabama, refused to help solve.

Christopher L. Walton | 5/14/2019

BLUU announces black theology symposium this fall

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BLUU announces black theology symposium this fall

Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism drafts bylaws, introduces membership program, and works to end cash bail.

Elaine McArdle | 4/24/2019

Nothing we do will be perfect

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Nothing we do will be perfect

To work for justice, religious liberals should let perfectionism go.

Nancy McDonald Ladd | 4/29/2019 | 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

Love the hell out of this world

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Love the hell out of this world

If we are not acting fearlessly for human dignity, compassion, justice, and peace, then we are failing to live our mission.

Susan Frederick-Gray | 12/31/2018 | Winter 2018

Time for cold anger

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Time for cold anger

An anger that burns without consuming can be the fire and the energy for action, for organizing, for creating justice.

Susan Frederick-Gray | 10/6/2018

UUs mobilize for voting rights, criminal justice reform

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UUs mobilize for voting rights, criminal justice reform

As elections approach, Unitarian Universalists work to register voters, promote criminal justice reform, and re-enfranchise 1.5 million people in Florida.

Elaine McArdle | 10/3/2018 | 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

The messages we send

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The messages we send

Too often, the idea that marginalized people cannot and should not expect to be fully and sincerely included in the fabric of our communities is reinforced by each of us.

Brittany Packnett | 9/1/2018 | Fall 2018

New Orleans activists urged restorative justice for assailants who attacked two UUA employees

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New Orleans activists urged restorative justice for assailants who attacked two UUA employees

Two UUA employees who were violently robbed during the 2017 General Assembly urged leniency in case against four attackers, who were sentenced to prison terms.

Elaine McArdle | 8/20/2018 | 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

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