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The boys next door

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The boys next door

To stop rape culture we need to start by talking to our boys.

Deb Werrlein | 6/24/2013 | Summer 2013

Olympia Brown: pioneering minister, women's suffragist

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Olympia Brown: pioneering minister, women's suffragist

Ordained in 1863, Brown was the first woman ordained with full denominational authority in America.

Laurie Carter Noble | 6/17/2013 | Summer 2013

What is reproductive justice?

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What is reproductive justice?

Women need more than a right to choose. Unitarian Universalists are joining a broader movement seeking reproductive justice.

Darcy Baxter | 2/18/2013 | Spring 2013

Tucker rescues women’s voices from archives

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Tucker rescues women’s voices from archives

‘I wanted to give a voice to all of this experience that has generally been disregarded.’

Kimberly French | 4/16/2012 | Spring 2012

NASA fellowship named for UU astronomer

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NASA fellowship named for UU astronomer

Known as “Mother of the Hubble,” Nancy Grace Roman hopes to inspire girls to pursue careers in science.

Donald E. Skinner | 10/17/2011 | Spring 2012

To listen without judging

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To listen without judging

Inspired by their minister’s story, activists at a New York church launch an abortion hotline that offers support without judgment.

Kimberly French | 2/28/2011 | Spring 2011

Carolyn McDade’s spirit of life

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Carolyn McDade’s spirit of life

Unitarian Universalism’s most beloved song, the woman who wrote it, and the communities that sustain her spirit.

Kimberly French | 10/1/2007 | Fall 2007

Thirty years of feminist transformation

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Thirty years of feminist transformation

The 1977 Women and Religion resolution transformed the Unitarian Universalist Association.

Kimberly French | 6/25/2007 | Summer 2007

Shared values

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Shared values

How the UUA’s Principles and Purposes were shaped and how they’ve shaped Unitarian Universalism.

Warren R. Ross | 5/1/2006 | November/December 2000

Kindergarten’s radical advocate

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Kindergarten’s radical advocate

Elizabeth Palmer Peabody saw her educational work as part of a larger effot to reform human society.

Christopher L. Walton | 7/1/2004 | July/August 2004

Cecelia Payne-Gaposchkin: Astronomer and pioneer

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Cecelia Payne-Gaposchkin: Astronomer and pioneer

The brilliant astronomer who was also the first woman to receive tenure on Harvard’s faculty also taught Sunday school at her Unitarian church.

Herbert F. Vetter | 1/1/2003 | January/February 2003

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