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UU the Vote: All hands on deck

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UU the Vote: All hands on deck

Build relationships with communities to make a difference now and in the future.

Nicole Pressley 9/15/2020

UUA urges year-long focus on Election Day

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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.

Arthur Hirsch 2/3/2020 Spring 2020

Let’s ‘UU the Vote’

From the president

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.

Susan Frederick-Gray 11/4/2019 Winter 2019

NPR confirms four men attacked Reeb in 1965

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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. 

Christopher L. Walton 9/1/2019 Fall 2019

Time for cold anger

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Time for cold anger

An anger that burns without consuming can be the fire and the energy for action, for organizing, for creating justice.

Susan Frederick-Gray 10/6/2018

UUs mobilize for voting rights, criminal justice reform

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UUs mobilize for voting rights, criminal justice reform

As elections approach, Unitarian Universalists work to register voters, promote criminal justice reform, and re-enfranchise 1.5 million people in Florida.

Elaine McArdle 10/3/2018 Winter 2018

UUA aids voter registration effort

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UUA aids voter registration effort

Congregations have opportunities to register voters in their communities to help people participate in the democratic process.

Michael Hart 8/29/2016 Fall 2016

The new fusion politics

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The new fusion politics

‘In North Carolina, we’re showing once again that when people of different faiths and colors come together and demand change from a moral perspective, it touches the conscience of a nation.’

William J. Barber II 1/18/2016 Winter 2015

Morales: ‘Voter suppression law,’ like Confederate flag, must come down

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Morales: ‘Voter suppression law,’ like Confederate flag, must come down

Hundreds of Unitarian Universalists join North Carolina march challenging restrictive voting laws.

Elaine McArdle 7/31/2015 Winter 2015

Reckoning with history

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Reckoning with history

After fifty years, the families and friends of three civil rights martyrs return to Selma, still weighing the price they had to pay.

Amy K. Nelson 6/1/2015 Summer 2015

Selma’s challenge

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Selma’s challenge

In the past, our religious forebears had stood on the brink of making a difference in racial justice, and had wavered. Not this time.

Mark Morrison-Reed 1/5/2015 Winter 2014