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UUA Board Announces Interim Co-Presidents

UUA Top Stories - Tue, 2017-04-11 13:48

On Monday, April 10, 2017, the UUA Board of Trustees voted unanimously to appoint the Rev. Dr. Sofia Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Dr. Leon Spencer to serve as interim co-presidents of the Association until June 24, 2017 when a new president will be elected at the Association's annual General Assembly. Read the full story in UU World.

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Three co-presidents to lead UUA until General Assembly 2017

UU World - Tue, 2017-04-11 11:15

Elaine McArdle

Board of Trustees appoints the Rev. Sofía Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Leon Spencer to lead Association after President Peter Morales’s resignation.

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The call to prayer

UU World - Mon, 2017-04-10 07:00

Nancy McDonald Ladd

I truly do not care if a god ever hears me when I pray, but praying together with others is among the most transformative work that I do.

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Board will appoint committee to select interim president

UU World - Fri, 2017-04-07 17:50

Elaine McArdle

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

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Two more UUA senior staff announce they will step down

UU World - Wed, 2017-04-05 21:25

Elaine McArdle

After President Peter Morales resigned, the Rev. Harlan Limpert, chief operating officer, and the Rev. Scott Tayler, head of Congregational Life, are leaving, too.

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Morales: ‘It was clear I had lost credibility and trust’

UU World - Wed, 2017-04-05 17:30

Elaine McArdle

UUA President Peter Morales explains why he resigned amid accusations of white supremacy in hiring practices.

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Relativism is the Trump card

UU World - Mon, 2017-04-03 07:30

Jeffrey A. Lockwood

For Unitarian Universalists, being open-minded must not mean being empty-headed.

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Kindness over niceness

UU World - Mon, 2017-04-03 07:30

Kimberley Debus

Valuing being kind and prophetic over ‘being nice’ would help Unitarian Universalists speak more powerfully to the present times.

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UUA President Resigns Amid Controversy Over Hiring Practices

UUA Top Stories - Thu, 2017-03-30 16:33

The Rev. Peter Morales announced his resignation from the presidency of the Unitarian Universalist Association effective Saturday, April 1, 2017. The UUA Board of Trustees is authorized to appoint an acting president, who would serve until the presidential election in June.

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UUA president resigns amid controversy over hiring practices

UU World - Thu, 2017-03-30 16:15

Christopher L. Walton

The Rev. Peter Morales steps down three months before end of term amid charges that a senior hire reflects white supremacy and failures to promote staff diversity.

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Texas UU coalition fights bills hostile to immigrants and transgender people

UU World - Tue, 2017-03-28 12:30

Elaine McArdle

240 Unitarian Universalists lobby legislators on reproductive justice, immigrant and refugee justice, and economic justice issues.

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Critics see white supremacy in UUA hiring practices

UU World - Mon, 2017-03-27 21:30

Elaine McArdle

Latest senior hire, of a white man, highlights staff leadership that remains mostly white.

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A doctor makes transgender care her priority

UU World - Mon, 2017-03-27 07:00

Elaine McArdle

A UU-founded family practice in rural New York offers transgender patients the services they need.

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Humiliation and hostility: A riot lives on

UU World - Mon, 2017-03-20 07:00

Elaine McArdle, Kenny Wiley

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.

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Championship round: The most UU thing ever, MMXVII edition

UU World - Thu, 2017-03-16 16:00

Kenny Wiley

Two Utterly UU Things made it to the championship round. Will the victor light the chalice or give life the shape of justice?

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Final four: The most UU thing of all time, MMXVII edition

UU World - Mon, 2017-03-13 13:30

Kenny Wiley

It’s time to pick the finalists in our March Madness quest for the Most UU Thing of All Time.

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New Orleans will infuse this year’s General Assembly

UU World - Mon, 2017-03-13 07:30

Elaine McArdle

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

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Love as the ethical basis

UU World - Mon, 2017-03-13 07:00

Ginger Luke

My humanism is shaped by love.

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Humanism at 100

UU World - Mon, 2017-03-13 07:00

Kris Willcox

Across a century of change, Humanism has continued to evolve.

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Quarterfinals! The most UU thing ever, MMXVII edition

UU World - Thu, 2017-03-09 12:00

Kenny Wiley

From sixteen Really UU Things, readers have narrowed it down to eight Like, Really, Really UU Things. Which deserve to go on to the Final Four?

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