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Indigenous Activists Answer the Call of Climate Justice.

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Indigenous Activists Answer the Call of Climate Justice.

BIPOC communities hit hardest by environmental racism.

Elaine McArdle 12/1/2021 Fall 2021

Q&A: Climate Activist Rashid Shaikh

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Q&A: Climate Activist Rashid Shaikh

Rashid Shaikh, Ph.D., is director of science emeritus at the Health Effects Institute in Boston and co-convenor, with Paula Cole Jones, of the Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) Caucus on Climate Justice, a new group focused on the intersections of racial, environmental, and climate injustices.

Staff Writer 12/1/2021 Fall 2021

I Am Called to Show Up for Climate Justice

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I Am Called to Show Up for Climate Justice

I am a college student, but more urgently, I am a young Unitarian Universalist working to save my future.

11/3/2021

Media Roundup: Congregations get involved in the community

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Media Roundup: Congregations get involved in the community

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

Heather Christensen 10/8/2019

The lawyer fighting for Liberia

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The lawyer fighting for Liberia

Award-winning environmental defender Alfred Brownell found renewed focus and faith in the battle to keep Liberia’s natural resources safe.

Sherri Daye Scott 10/23/2019 Fall 2019

GA 2019 one of the greenest

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GA 2019 one of the greenest

For the first time, all General Assembly venues relied entirely on renewable energy; two hotels also adopted ongoing in-room recycling.

Elaine McArdle 8/29/2019 Fall 2019

Creating a greener General Assembly

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Creating a greener General Assembly

For seventeen years, UUA GA Director Jan Sneegas has led a green meeting revolution.

Elaine McArdle 6/10/2019 Summer 2019

Media Roundup: New cold-case podcast investigates the Rev. James Reeb’s murder

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Media Roundup: New cold-case podcast investigates the Rev. James Reeb’s murder

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

Heather Christensen 4/9/2019

Unitarian Universalists among leaders of youth climate strikes

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Unitarian Universalists among leaders of youth climate strikes

Young Unitarian Universalists helped organize student walkouts in several cities on March 15 to demand action on climate change.

Elaine McArdle 3/29/2019

Two UU congregations honored for climate change work

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Two UU congregations honored for climate change work

Iowa and Massachusetts congregations win awards in Interfaith Power & Light’s Cool Congregations Challenge.

Elaine McArdle 3/19/2019

Media Roundup: Anti-discrimination ordinance prompts vandalism in Alaska

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Media Roundup: Anti-discrimination ordinance prompts vandalism in Alaska

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

Heather Christensen 3/5/2019

New UUA Common Read focuses on environmental justice

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New UUA Common Read focuses on environmental justice

‘Justice on Earth’ chosen for congregational discussion groups.

Staff Writer 9/1/2018 Fall 2018

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