Media roundup: Flint UUs won’t pay for toxic water
A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.
Media roundup: UUs renew call to justice on MLK Day
Read this: Mall of America sues to block Black Lives Matter protest
Attempting to block #Justice4Jamar protest on December 23, Mall of America sues eight Black Lives Matter Minneapolis organizers.
Watch this: Black Lives Matter leaders on ‘The VUU’
The Church of the Larger Fellowship’s weekly talk show focuses on Black Lives Matter confrontations with police over killing of Jamar Clark.
‘Powerfully, adamantly, dangerously afraid’
A discussion of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s provocative new book Between the World and Me.
What churches learn when they proclaim Black Lives Matter
Predominately white congregations reflect on the pushback and vandalism they experience for affirming “Black Lives Matter.”
News brief: UUA installs neon Black Lives Matter sign
Art installation outside chapel at UUA headquarters faces Selma memorial.
‘Protests feed the urgency’ for change
The Rev. Julie Taylor, a white minister, has advice for other racial justice allies from her work in Ferguson and St. Louis.
Media roundup: Two UUs finalists in global competition
In New Orleans, ‘a big humanity reclamation act’
Thousands of volunteers have been transformed in the ten years since Hurricane Katrina through the Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal.
Rejoice and struggle
An intense UUA General Assembly celebrates marriage equality, affirms Black Lives Matter.
Black lives matter
This issue of UU World goes to press as Americans try to fathom video of the traffic stop that led to Sandra Bland’s death.