Spiritual friendship and social justice
The Transcendentalists practiced the art of forming and maintaining spiritual friendships transcending differences of gender, social location, theology, politics, and race.
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.
Media Roundup: NPR podcast uncovers new suspect in James Reeb murder
A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources
‘Always in beta’
The Church of the Larger Fellowship celebrates seventy-five years of innovative ministry.
Media Roundup: New cold-case podcast investigates the Rev. James Reeb’s murder
The ball that didn’t break us
What Unitarian Universalists can learn from the handling of the controversial Thomas Jefferson costume ball at the 1993 UUA General Assembly.
New for UU history buffs
Two new books offer resources, insight for Unitarian Universalist historians.
News brief: Boston’s Arlington Street Church earns grant for historic preservation
The Universalist Klansman
Unitarians and Universalists haven’t always challenged white supremacy. Sometimes they’ve championed it.
Becoming the religious people we want to be
It is important to be honest about our complicated history, not to bring shame or guilt, but to bring understanding that can inform our faith today.
In conventional women’s fiction, writer Olive Higgins Prouty created a bold new type of heroine.
There are Unitarian Universalist angles to four prominent movies this season.