Choosing a stubborn love
Why I returned to my mostly white UU congregation.
Assumed identities: A personal history of passing
I want to tell the truth now, about how I passed—and how people passed me off—as an American Indian.
Even acknowledging my own racism is controversial
Seeing my own racism is like any other kind of self-knowledge: Unpleasant, but very real.
The black hole in the white UU psyche
What is the consequence of not knowing Unitarian Universalism’s black history? We have embraced a false narrative about who we are.
Of course I’m racist
Unlike many Unitarian Universalists, I was brought up openly racist. I’ve made progress, and I still have a long way to go.
‘We have all been charged’
At the General Assembly in New Orleans, Unitarian Universalists find hopeful signs in a time of surprising change.
Poem: I mourn for Walter Scott
‘a man much like myself’
Media roundup: Unitarian Universalists respond to Charlottesville
The Unitarian Universalists in the Media blog will return next week.
Bryan Stevenson weaves story, policy in 2017 Ware Lecture
‘We will not change the world if we’re not willing to do uncomfortable things.’
Religious educators honor three who created UU White Supremacy Teach-In
Aisha Hauser, Christina Rivera, Kenny Wiley receive standing ovation for ‘heroic work.’
News brief: Board drafts charge for interim president
In April 3 meeting, UUA Board of Trustees endorses ‘UU White Supremacy Teach In,’ discusses plan for interim president, outlines plan for audit of hiring practices.
Critics see white supremacy in UUA hiring practices
Latest senior hire, of a white man, highlights staff leadership that remains mostly white.