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Assumed identities: A personal history of passing

Feature

Assumed identities: A personal history of passing

I want to tell the truth now, about how I passed—and how people passed me off—as an American Indian.

Brando Skyhorse | 4/16/2018 | Spring 2018

Choosing a stubborn love

Life

Choosing a stubborn love

Why I returned to my mostly white UU congregation.

Michael Hornsby | 2/26/2018 | Spring 2018

Even acknowledging my own racism is controversial

Spirit

Even acknowledging my own racism is controversial

Seeing my own racism is like any other kind of self-knowledge: Unpleasant, but very real.

Doug Muder | 2/5/2018

Getting intersectional means showing up when there are no pink hats

Ideas

Getting intersectional means showing up when there are no pink hats

Only speaking out when one has skin in the game isn’t activism; it’s just self-preservation.

Marchaé Grair | 1/19/2018

Introducing ‘Side with Love,’ a more accessible public witness campaign

UU news

Introducing ‘Side with Love,’ a more accessible public witness campaign

UUA’s public witness campaign changes name after criticism that ‘Standing on the Side of Love’ privileged able-bodied people.

Elaine McArdle | 1/10/2018 | Spring 2018

Activists block natural gas construction site near Port of Tacoma

UU news

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.

Kenny Wiley | 12/20/2017 | Spring 2018

Keeping an open heart

Life

Keeping an open heart

As a Jewish UU, I delve into the layers of white supremacy culture without and within.

Dara Olandt | 11/27/2017 | Winter 2017

The practice of our faith

From the president

The practice of our faith

This is no time for a casual faith. And we Unitarian Universalists must remember that we are not in this alone.

Susan Frederick-Gray | 11/7/2017 | Winter 2017

Media roundup: Countering racism with messages of love and support

Blog

Media roundup: Countering racism with messages of love and support

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

Rachel Walden | 10/28/2017

News brief: Taquiena Boston named Special Advisor to the President for Inclusion, Equity, and Change

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News brief: Taquiena Boston named Special Advisor to the President for Inclusion, Equity, and Change

This change provides executive leadership for the ongoing internal dialogue of how to decenter white supremacist culture.’

Christopher L. Walton | 10/23/2017 | Spring 2018

Adjusting to new ringtones

Ideas

Adjusting to new ringtones

Being responsive to shifts and changes—in justice work and beyond—is hard and crucial for Unitarian Universalists.

Jane Ranney Rzepka | 10/23/2017

Media roundup: Religious leaders show solidarity with Charlottesville

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Media roundup: Religious leaders show solidarity with Charlottesville

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

Rachel Walden | 9/1/2017

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