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Five ways to support Black Lives Matter

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Five ways to support Black Lives Matter

Many Unitarian Universalists want to support the Black Lives Matter movement. Here are five ways to get started.

Kenny Wiley | 8/10/2015 | Winter 2015

Read this: Statement on African-American church burnings

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Read this: Statement on African-American church burnings

UUA President issues statement on recent suspected arson of African-American church buildings.

Kenneth Sutton | 6/30/2015

Black Lives Matter resolution, rally, die-in cap General Assembly

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Black Lives Matter resolution, rally, die-in cap General Assembly

“It’s not enough to say black lives matter—you have to believe it, and to live it.”

Kenny Wiley | 6/29/2015

Cornel West challenges, electrifies in 2015 Ware Lecture

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Cornel West challenges, electrifies in 2015 Ware Lecture

“Let the phones be smart,” Cornel West tells Unitarian Universalists. “We have to be wise and aspire to integrity.”

Kenny Wiley | 6/28/2015

Call to action for climate justice, featuring Lummi Nation

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Call to action for climate justice, featuring Lummi Nation

General Assembly public witness event calls UUs to commit to climate justice.

Elaine McArdle | 6/28/2015

Interdependent Web: Lament for Emanuel AME Church

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Interdependent Web: Lament for Emanuel AME Church

A weekly roundup of blogs and other user-generated web content about Unitarian Universalism.

Heather Christensen | 6/19/2015

News brief: 7 UUs arrested at ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest in Connecticut

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News brief: 7 UUs arrested at ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest in Connecticut

Seven Unitarian Universalists among the 17 arrested in Hartford, Connecticut, protest.

Kenny Wiley | 6/9/2015

Read this: The racial history of swimming pools

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Read this: The racial history of swimming pools

‘Everyone who was getting put on the ground was black, Mexican, Arabic,’ Brooks, who is white, said. ‘[The cop] didn’t even look at me. It was kind of like I was invisible.’

Kenny Wiley | 6/8/2015

Read this: How many people are killed by U.S. police?

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Read this: How many people are killed by U.S. police?

Teams of journalists and civilians are tracking down the numbers, and the stories behind them.

Christopher L. Walton | 6/1/2015

Read this: Theology of liberation for white antiracists

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Read this: Theology of liberation for white antiracists

A white Minnesota minister seeks to involve more Unitarian Universalists in the Black Lives Matter movement.

Kenny Wiley | 5/28/2015

Study: Suicide rates leap for young black children

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Study: Suicide rates leap for young black children

A new study finds that suicide rates for black children ages 5 to 11 have leapt in recent years, while decreasing for white kids.

Elaine McArdle | 5/19/2015

Grant will aid Baltimore church’s Black Lives Matter work

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Grant will aid Baltimore church’s Black Lives Matter work

$3,000 from James Reeb Fund presented to First Unitarian Church of Baltimore.

Elaine McArdle | 5/18/2015

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