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Commission invites UUs to build a ‘truly hospitable’ faith

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Commission invites UUs to build a ‘truly hospitable’ faith

‘If we were able to fashion a UUA that could work for the person who had been the most marginalized among us, it would work better for everyone.’

Mary Byron, Natalie Fenimore, Cir L’Bert Jr., Elias Ortega-Aponte, Leslie Takahashi | 6/17/2019 | Summer 2019

DRUUMM: Rooted in renewal

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DRUUMM: Rooted in renewal

Commentary: Diverse Revolutionary Unitarian Universalist Multicultural Ministries is renewing its relationship with the UUA.

DRUUMM (Diverse & Revolutionary UU Multicultural Ministries) | 6/1/2019 | Summer 2019

Listen to this: NPR podcast investigates 1965 murder of the Rev. James Reeb

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Listen to this: NPR podcast investigates 1965 murder of the Rev. James Reeb

‘White Lies’ retells the story of the murder of a white Unitarian Universalist minister and civil rights activist, which galvanized support for the Voting Rights Act but which the white residents of Selma, Alabama, refused to help solve.

Christopher L. Walton | 5/14/2019

Our story hurt people

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Our story hurt people

Acknowledging that we have fallen short, UU World is committed to sharing in appropriate and respectful ways the inspiring and powerful stories of trans and gender nonbinary people within our faith community.

Christopher L. Walton | 3/6/2019 | Spring 2019

The ball that didn’t break us

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The ball that didn’t break us

What Unitarian Universalists can learn from the handling of the controversial Thomas Jefferson costume ball at the 1993 UUA General Assembly.

Elaine McArdle | 5/27/2019 | Spring 2019

Nothing we do will be perfect

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Nothing we do will be perfect

To work for justice, religious liberals should let perfectionism go.

Nancy McDonald Ladd | 4/29/2019 | Spring 2019

First Peoples’ Convening focuses on climate-forced displacement

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First Peoples’ Convening focuses on climate-forced displacement

UU Service Committee co-sponsors gathering on climate change’s impact on Indigenous peoples.

Elaine McArdle | 3/1/2019 | Spring 2019

Why are we talking about white supremacy?

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Why are we talking about white supremacy?

The idiot’s guide to critical race theory.

Crystal M. Fleming | 1/21/2019 | Winter 2018

Following the leaders

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Following the leaders

In the ongoing battle for the environment, we must learn to listen to those most affected.

Alicia Cooke | 12/10/2018 | Winter 2018

A spiritual subscription

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A spiritual subscription

Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism is hoping to build a more inclusive faith, one box at a time.

Sherri Scott | 11/1/2018 | Winter 2018

No time for a casual faith

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No time for a casual faith

The president of the Unitarian Universalist Association reflects on the spiritual challenges of confronting the resurgence of American white nationalism.

Susan Frederick-Gray | 9/10/2018 | Fall 2018

‘No time for a casual faith’: Watch the 2018 General Assembly’s Sunday worship service

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‘No time for a casual faith’: Watch the 2018 General Assembly’s Sunday worship service

‘As Unitarian Universalists, we are first and foremost religious communities that practice love as our foundation—and we are living in times of heartbreak, violence, and pain.’

Staff Writer | 6/28/2018

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