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UUA Presidential Election: Get Details for Voting in June

UUA Top Stories - Thu, 2017-05-25 15:22

Our elections of people to serve the members and congregations of the Association are at the heart of our fifth principle of our faith and our trust in the democratic process.

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Reporting out from the Atlanta Consultation: An Update from the Interim Co-Presidents

UUA Top Stories - Thu, 2017-05-25 15:11

The Unitarian Universalist Association's (UUA) Interim Co-Presidents, the Revs. Sofía Betancourt and William Sinkford and Dr. Leon Spencer, shared the following update regarding their recent meeting in Atlanta with representative leaders of color in the UUA:

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Making this a time of opportunity

UU World - Tue, 2017-05-23 11:00

Sofia Betancourt, William G Sinkford, Leon Spencer

From the interim co-presidents: We are committed to making this a time of opportunity and not merely a troubled time to be survived. 

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Two-thirds of UU congregations participate in White Supremacy Teach-In

UU World - Mon, 2017-05-22 07:30

Elaine McArdle

One of the largest joint efforts among congregations in recent history, organizers say.

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An angel in Brooklyn

UU World - Mon, 2017-05-15 09:00

Sonja L. Cohen

Louis C. Tiffany’s 1915 mosaic The Angel of Light watches over a Brooklyn Unitarian Universalist congregation from high on a wall in the 1844 church.

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Reframing the health care conversation

UU World - Mon, 2017-05-15 08:00

Doug Muder

The persistent myth that poor people need less is putting them at risk.

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Citing ‘significant health concerns,’ UUA Moderator Jim Key resigns

UU World - Sat, 2017-05-13 21:15

Elaine McArdle

Key has presided over UUA Board of Trustees during racial equity conversation of past two months.

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Board of Trustees ‘getting to real clarity’ about racism

UU World - Fri, 2017-05-12 17:00

Elaine McArdle

In first meeting with interim co-presidents, UUA board talks about racism; discusses proposed bylaw amendments; hears call for general conference.

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Acknowledging absences and facing change

UUA Top Stories - Thu, 2017-05-11 14:26

The UUA's Interim Co-Presidents, the Revs. Sofía Betancourt and William Sinkford and Dr. Leon Spencer, share news on the UUA Moderator and other significant changes going on in the movement.

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COMMISSION ON INSTITUTIONAL CHANGE UPDATES

UUA Top Stories - Thu, 2017-05-11 14:26

The UUA's Interim Co-Presidents, the Revs. Sofía Betancourt and William Sinkford and Dr. Leon Spencer, share news on the development of the Commission on Institutional Change, focused on examining the impact of white supremacy on Unitarian Universalism.

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UUA presidential election to use ranked-choice voting

UU World - Mon, 2017-05-08 10:20

Elaine McArdle

Because there are more than two candidates, this election will be the first since 1977 to use the UUA’s instant runoff voting provision. Delegates’ second-choice pick may be the deciding factor.

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West Virginia UU wins Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting

UU World - Mon, 2017-05-08 10:15

Christian Schmidt

Charleston Gazette-Mail reporter Eric Eyre investigated prescription drug abuse.

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UPDATES FROM THE INTERIM CO-PRESIDENTS

UUA Top Stories - Fri, 2017-05-05 10:36

The Interim Co-Presidents, the Revs. Sofía Betancourt and William Sinkford and Dr. Leon Spencer, offer an update on their work and share some of the feedback they've heard from Unitarian Universalists.

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