Board of Trustees ‘getting to real clarity’ about racism
In first meeting with interim co-presidents, UUA board talks about racism; discusses proposed bylaw amendments; hears call for general conference.
Interim co-presidents see ‘opportunity to re-center ourselves’
‘Sometimes it takes a shock to a system to get it unstuck,’ says UUA Interim Co-President William G. Sinkford.
Media roundup: Missouri congregation joins growing sanctuary movement
A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.
Three co-presidents to lead UUA until General Assembly 2017
Board of Trustees appoints the Rev. Sofía Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Leon Spencer to lead Association after President Peter Morales’s resignation.
Further updates to UUA resignations and controversy over hiring practices
Summary of news developments, support for critical examination of racism within Unitarian Universalism, and reactions to President Peter Morales’s resignation.
Board will appoint committee to select interim president
Approves racism audit of UUA, will meet again April 10, when it may name interim president.
Media roundup: UUA presidential resignation makes national news
News brief: Board drafts charge for interim president
In April 3 meeting, UUA Board of Trustees endorses ‘UU White Supremacy Teach In,’ discusses plan for interim president, outlines plan for audit of hiring practices.
Media roundup: Progressive religious activism draws bad and good attention
New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly
UUA’s annual convention will embrace city’s culture and learn from its challenges.
Humiliation and hostility: A riot lives on
Racial justice activists, many of them Unitarian Universalists, work in Tulsa to overcome the painful legacy of a 1921 riot that killed up to 300 black people.
Trustees pledge $54,000 toward Black Lives of UU commitment
UUA Board of Trustees reaffirms $5.3 million commitment to BLUU, acknowledges concerns with process.