Q&A: Justice Gatson
Justice Gatson founded the Reale Justice Network in Kansas City, Missouri. Among other social justice issues, it focuses on ending the cash bail system, a national issue that disparately affects people of color.
UU the Vote: All hands on deck
Build relationships with communities to make a difference now and in the future.
The saving power of song
Book to note: Redemption Songs: A Year in the Life of a Community Prison Choir.
UUA urges year-long focus on Election Day
UU the Vote organizers say the 2020 elections are ‘all-hands-on-deck’ for Unitarian Universalists, whose values are on the line.
Let’s ‘UU the Vote’
We are less than twelve months away from the most critical elections in our lifetimes. We must not be on the sidelines.
If I didn’t tell that story, it wouldn’t get told
A journalist on the front lines in a battle for criminal justice reform in Spokane, Washington.
Demonstrating the ‘power of we’
General Assembly rallies with local activist groups against expansion of Spokane County Jail, raises almost $40,000 for community center.
NPR confirms four men attacked Reeb in 1965
Investigative series confirms that four white men joined in the attack that killed civil rights activist James Reeb in 1965.
UUs rally to end mass incarceration, stop Spokane jail expansion
Chanting “End mass incarceration!” and “Schools not cells!” about 1,000 Unitarian Universalists gathered in a public park in Spokane, Washington, for the General Assembly 2019 public witness event.
The First Principle at work in prisons
Two prison chaplains who minister together in Oregon’s only women’s prison discuss the need to end the prison-industrial complex and mass incarceration.
‘I see you. You’re there. You’re not forgotten.’
The Church of the Larger Fellowship’s Worthy Now Prison Ministry serves nearly 1,000 people in prison.
BLUU announces black theology symposium this fall
Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism drafts bylaws, introduces membership program, and works to end cash bail.