Justice and redemption
‘Each of us is more than the worst thing we’ve ever done,’ writes Bryan Stevenson in Just Mercy, the new UUA Common Read.
A mixture of triumph and pain
The UUA General Assembly in Portland, Oregon, contained a mixture of triumph and pain that reflects the state of our movement and the state of America.
Final texts: Social witness statements at General Assembly
A Statement of Conscience and three Actions of Immediate Witness, passed by the 2015 General Assembly, focus on reproductive justice, Black Lives Matter, climate justice, and immigration.
GA Talk: #BlackLivesMatter is inevitable conclusion
Amanda Weatherspoon and Kenny Wiley situate contemporary Unitarian Universalism in relation to the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
News brief: 7 UUs arrested at ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest in Connecticut
Seven Unitarian Universalists among the 17 arrested in Hartford, Connecticut, protest.
Read this: The racial history of swimming pools
‘Everyone who was getting put on the ground was black, Mexican, Arabic,’ Brooks, who is white, said. ‘[The cop] didn’t even look at me. It was kind of like I was invisible.’
Read this: Theology of liberation for white antiracists
A white Minnesota minister seeks to involve more Unitarian Universalists in the Black Lives Matter movement.
Letter from a hoped-for future
What Unitarian Universalism looks like, twenty years from now.
The empowerment tragedy
Four decades have passed since controversy over ‘black empowerment’ nearly tore the Unitarian Universalist Association apart. Even now, UUs remain unreconciled over what was for many a life-defining fight.
We must change
We must admit that Unitarian Universalism has a specific, sometimes alienating culture, and we must change it.
Can Unitarian Universalism change?
Our tradition has always been responsive to the needs of its time, but are we ready to adapt to our increasingly multicultural society?
Leon Spencer honored with UUA’s highest award
Pioneer in UUA’s antiracism and antioppression efforts recognized with Distinguished Service Award.