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Further updates to UUA resignations and controversy over hiring practices

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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.

Christopher L. Walton | 4/8/2017

Board will appoint committee to select interim president

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Board will appoint committee to select interim president

Approves racism audit of UUA, will meet again April 10, when it may name interim president.

Elaine McArdle | 4/7/2017

Media roundup: UUA presidential resignation makes national news

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Media roundup: UUA presidential resignation makes national news

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

Rachel Walden | 4/7/2017

News brief: Board drafts charge for interim president

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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.

Christopher L. Walton | 4/5/2017

Media roundup: Progressive religious activism draws bad and good attention

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Media roundup: Progressive religious activism draws bad and good attention

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

Rachel Walden | 3/17/2017

New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly

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New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly

UUA’s annual convention will embrace city’s culture and learn from its challenges. 

Elaine McArdle | 3/13/2017 | Summer 2017

Humiliation and hostility: A riot lives on

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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.

Elaine McArdle, Kenny Wiley | 3/20/2017 | Spring 2017

Trustees pledge $54,000 toward Black Lives of UU commitment

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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.

Elaine McArdle | 2/7/2017 | Summer 2017

Read this: Unitarian Universalists join anti-DAPL shareholder action

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Read this: Unitarian Universalists join anti-DAPL shareholder action

Unitarian Universalist Association is one of several religious organizations putting pressure on companies involved with the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Kenny Wiley | 1/25/2017

Unitarian Universalist allies cheer Standing Rock victory

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Unitarian Universalist allies cheer Standing Rock victory

Close to 200 Unitarian Universalists joined Interfaith Day of Prayer, where word spread that construction would halt.

Heather Beasley Doyle | 12/12/2016

The dream of white innocence

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The dream of white innocence

Unitarian Universalists were ready to redeem the American dream, to take our place in the revolution. What happened?

William G Sinkford | 11/28/2016 | Winter 2016

UUs in the media, Winter 2016

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UUs in the media, Winter 2016

Selections from UU World's weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.

Rachel Walden, Lauren Walleser | 12/1/2016 | Winter 2016

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