Q&A: jessie little doe baird
Mashpee Wampanoag Indian Tribal Council Vice-Chairwoman jessie little doe baird discusses issues facing the Wampanoag and other Native Americans.
This is no ‘nation of immigrants’
Let us mourn, not celebrate, the 400-year anniversary of the Mayflower’s arrival in 1620.
Almost 5,000 attend Virtual General Assembly
UUA’s first online-only General Assembly calls for solidarity with Indigenous communities, supports defunding police, and formalizes human rights investment screen.
Amid pandemic and Pilgrim anniversary, Wampanoag face new threat
Unitarian Universalist Association calls for urgent action to support Native American tribe that first welcomed its Pilgrim religious ancestors 400 years ago.
The problem with wilderness
The American environmental movement is rooted historically in ideas about pristine wilderness, free from human presence, that replicate colonial patterns of white supremacy and settler privilege. Native-led movements are changing the script.
New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience
Discussion guide available for ‘An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States.’
UUs help host indigenous-led convergence
Rooted in partnerships formed at the Oceti Sakowin Camp, UU Ministry for Earth helps host InterNātional Grass Roots Gathering in August.
Partnering with indigenous leaders, UU organizations support gathering in South Dakota
Organizers of interfaith, intercultural gathering seek funding to support convergence
First Peoples’ Convening focuses on climate-forced displacement
UU Service Committee co-sponsors gathering on climate change’s impact on Indigenous peoples.
Activists block natural gas construction site near Port of Tacoma
Unitarian Universalists assist Puyallup Tribe and climate justice activists in fight against liquefied natural gas plant.
Read this: Unitarian Universalists join anti-DAPL shareholder action
Unitarian Universalist Association is one of several religious organizations putting pressure on companies involved with the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Unitarian Universalist allies cheer Standing Rock victory
Close to 200 Unitarian Universalists joined Interfaith Day of Prayer, where word spread that construction would halt.