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‘¡Puerto Rico se levanta!’

Ideas

‘¡Puerto Rico se levanta!’

Empire has failed Puerto Rico. It’s time for us to demand better.

Julio Noboa Polanco 9/1/2019 Fall 2019

We are the ones we’re waiting for

From the editor

We are the ones we’re waiting for

Like other young gay men of my generation, I had few role models in the 1980s. I’m wrestling with the reality that I am now an elder. 

Kenneth Sutton 9/1/2019 Fall 2019

If I didn’t tell that story, it wouldn’t get told

Ideas

If I didn’t tell that story, it wouldn’t get told

A journalist on the front lines in a battle for criminal justice reform in Spokane, Washington.

Sandra Williams 9/1/2019 Fall 2019

Unitarian Universalists join national protests against migrant detention centers

UU news

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

UU news

UUs protest Homestead child detention center

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

Elaine McArdle 6/28/2019

UUs rally to end mass incarceration, stop Spokane jail expansion

General Assembly

UUs rally to end mass incarceration, stop Spokane jail expansion

Chanting “End mass incarceration!” and “Schools not cells!” about 1,000 Unitarian Universalists gathered in a public park in Spokane, Washington, for the General Assembly 2019 public witness event.

Elaine McArdle 6/21/2019

Media Roundup: UU on trial asks, 'How could you not respond?'

Blog

Media Roundup: UU on trial asks, 'How could you not respond?'

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

Heather Christensen 6/11/2019

An essential spiritual and moral value

From the president

An essential spiritual and moral value

If our justice work does not emerge from the moral and spiritual value of love, in the end it will reinforce practices of domination and violence, just in new forms.

Susan Frederick-Gray 8/12/2019 Summer 2019

Moving mountains one stone at a time

Spirit

Moving mountains one stone at a time

As Unitarian Universalists, our journey is to transform the big and the small, to transform ourselves, and to transform the world.

Elizabeth Nguyen 8/12/2019 Summer 2019

Corruption of democracy

Ideas

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

UU news

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

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