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The Perils of Pauline: Being kind to myself

UU World - Mon, 2017-08-21 08:00

Meg Barnhouse

Allowing myself to see my injuries and pain as “not my fault” is a spiritual challenge.

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Representing a moral center

UU World - Thu, 2017-08-17 14:00

Elaine McArdle

Interfaith, multiracial clergy coalition resisted white supremacist gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Love Showed Up Today in Charlottesville

UUA Top Stories - Mon, 2017-08-14 12:57

UUA President Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray reflects on showing up for love and justice in Charlottesville, VA.

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UUA Board of Trustees Appoints Two Co-Moderators

UUA Top Stories - Fri, 2017-08-11 15:50

The Board of Trustees of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Co-Moderators following the passing of our beloved Moderator Jim Key in June. We are delighted that Mr. Barb Greve and Elandria Williams have agreed to serve as Co-Moderators until a special election for Moderator can be held at the 2018 General Assembly.

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UUs fight ACA repeal with civil disobedience

UU World - Fri, 2017-08-11 13:30

Elaine McArdle

Unitarian Universalists joined interfaith coalition partners fighting repeal of the Affordable Care Act.

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UUA Board of Trustees appoints two co-moderators

UU World - Wed, 2017-08-09 21:10

Elaine McArdle

Trustee Elandria Williams and Mr. Barb Greve will serve together as co-moderators until special election in 2018.

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Sin is personal, not just systemic

UU World - Wed, 2017-08-09 17:00

Molly Housh Gordon

Does the sin of white supremacy live in us or in the systems beyond us? 

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‘Leaving no one out’

UU World - Mon, 2017-07-31 08:00

Alexandra Varney McDonald

Unitarian Universalist minister who heads Colorado ACLU sees complentary values in civil liberties work and in UU communities.

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UUA President: Transgender Ban is Blatant Discrimination

UUA Top Stories - Fri, 2017-07-28 08:57

UUA President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to Donald Trump's plan to ban transgender people from serving in the U.S. military:

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The essence of spiritual activism

UU World - Mon, 2017-07-24 08:00

Christine Organ

Hope and compassion can be a critical part of political and spiritual resistance for Unitarian Universalists.

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Rev. Susan Frederick Gray Selects Carey McDonald to be Acting COO of UUA

UUA Top Stories - Tue, 2017-07-18 08:30

The Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), today announced the appointment of Carey McDonald as Acting Chief Operating Officer effective August 1. McDonald succeeds the Rev. Sarah Lammert who served as Interim Chief Operating Officer following the resignation of the Rev. Harlan Limpert in April.

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Arrested As An Act of Moral Obedience - A Reflection on the Healthcare Debate from Rev. Robin Tanner

UUA Top Stories - Tue, 2017-07-18 08:26

The Rev. Robin Tanner, minister of worship and outreach at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit, NJ, joined the Revs. William Barber, Traci Blackmon, Jennifer Butler and others outside of Senator Mitch McConnell’s office to protest the deep cuts to Medicaid included in the most recent version of the Republican healthcare bill. Rev. Tanner joined the group as a representative of the UUA and she shared this reflection on her participation:

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UUA president names new acting chief operating officer

UU World - Mon, 2017-07-17 11:15

Christopher L. Walton

President Susan Frederick-Gray names outreach director Carey McDonald to one-year term as acting chief operating officer.

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Coming of age in an American internment camp

UU World - Mon, 2017-07-17 08:00

Kenny Wiley

Rose Tanaka, a Denver UU, graduated high school at Manzanar, the infamous American internment camp for people of Japanese descent.

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Three commandments: stay, learn, go

UU World - Mon, 2017-07-17 07:00

Jeffrey A. Lockwood

A Gary Snyder poem helps me find my way in our messed-up world.

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Henry David Thoreau, the original none

UU World - Mon, 2017-07-10 08:00

Richard Higgins

He wanted nothing to do with the Unitarian church that baptized him, but today’s Unitarian Universalism has embraced his revolutionary ecological, conscientious, and spiritually open approach.

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Roger Nash Baldwin, Unitarian co-founder of ACLU

UU World - Mon, 2017-07-03 08:00

Kris Willcox

Unitarian co-founder of the ACLU helped to define and defend civil liberties.

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Two UUA employees violently robbed in New Orleans

UU World - Fri, 2017-06-30 14:45

Christopher L. Walton

One employee, in New Orleans for UUA General Assembly, was critically injured in June 24 attack, is slowly improving; four suspects arrested.

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UUA Denounces SCOTUS Decision on Trump’s Travel Ban

UUA Top Stories - Tue, 2017-06-27 15:38

Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to today’s Supreme Court decision regarding President Trump’s executive order on travel: 

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