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UUs Take Action in Flint

Thu, 2016-04-14 00:00
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UU Author Shares Timely Guidance

Thu, 2016-04-14 00:00
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Vote Your Values

Thu, 2016-04-14 00:00
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2016 Ware Lecturer: Krista Tippett

Tue, 2016-04-05 00:00
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Toilet Training for Gov. McCrory

Tue, 2016-04-05 00:00
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I Am Not Alone

Fri, 2016-04-01 00:00
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Get to know our ministers

Thu, 2016-03-10 01:00
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Spring Into Climate Justice Month

Tue, 2016-03-08 01:00
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Older Adults: Connect and Grow

Tue, 2016-03-08 01:00
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Springtime of the Spirit

Tue, 2016-03-08 01:00
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Susan Frederick-Gray Enters UUA Presidential Race

Mon, 2016-03-07 01:00
UU World reports that the UUA Presidential Search Committee introduced the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray who is entering the UUA presidential race. Frederick-Gray will need the support of at least twenty-five congregations to become an official candidate.
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Celebrating UU Women in History

Wed, 2016-03-02 01:00
March is Women’s History Month, a time to reflect on the incredible and often overlooked contributions women have made throughout history. Many Unitarian, Universalist, and UU women have not only shaped and led the UU faith, but they’ve also left an undeniable impact on history in general. Read about ten influential women who changed the world for the better.
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Registration Now Open

Tue, 2016-03-01 01:00
Registration for General Assembly, the annual largest gathering of Unitarian Universalists, is now open. This year, General Assembly will take place from June 22 to 26 in Columbus, OH. Come, listen and learn with people all across our faith movement and beyond. 
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From the UUA President: Way is Opening

Mon, 2016-02-29 01:00
In the Spring issue of UU World, UUA President Peter Morales wrote, "The Quakers have a wonderful saying: 'Way will open.' More than once in my life I have gotten stuck because I kept trying to go through a door that had closed."
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UUA Presidential Election Updates

Thu, 2016-02-25 01:00
A new candidate will enter the race for UUA president March 6, after one of two candidates nominated by the Presidential Search Committee withdrew. Read more about the developments in UU World.
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Sue Phillips withdraws from UUA presidential race

Fri, 2016-02-19 01:00
UU World reports that the Rev. Sue Phillips, one of two candidates running for election to the presidency of the Unitarian Universalist Association, has withdrawn from the race, citing an irreconcilable conflict between her candidacy and her role as a member of UUA staff.
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Lessons from 30 Days of Love 2016

Wed, 2016-02-17 01:00
For Thirty Days of Love: Towards Racial Justice (January 16 - February 14, 2016), Unitarian Universalists and all who stand on the side of love have heard from partner organizations at the frontlines of social justice, focusing on the people most affected by discrimination. Today, a mass movement towards racial justice is growing across the country. It recognizes that some communities are being systematically left behind. It invites each of us to center the experiences of Black people- across class, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, ability- as we work to transform ourselves, our communities and our culture towards greater freedom and fairness. This work also happens within Unitarian Universalism today through organizations like DRUUMM and Black Lives of UU that organize, lead and push our faith movement towards racial justice. Here are some of the lessons from this year's Thirty Days of Love, with more information available for each of this year's partner organizations: REJECT FEAR and SCARCITY: In 2016, it’s time to bring it all together.  To not allow the fear of criminalization to decide how we fight for better immigration policies. To hold up those who are seen as unimportant.  To say that everyone deserves to be loved no matter where they’re from, who they love, AND no matter what record they may have. Read more from #Not1More. OUR WHOLE SELVES ARE NEEDED & WELCOME: Poet and visionary Audre Lorde wrote “There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not lead single issue lives.”  This is how we develop campaigns, build partnership and make change. When and where we enter, matters. The Ohio Students Association knows that each of us are living at an intersection of different identities. Read more from OSA. OUR FAITH CALLS US TO ACT: Taking on the US prison system can feel overwhelming, and it can be difficult to know where to start. Creating a world free from police and prisons can feel like an utopia that is impossible to reach, but holding up that dream can help us see new possibilities. As Unitarian Universalists who have made a commitment to support the Black Lives Matter movement, we must build connections with those who are most directly affected by the violence of the prison system. Read more from Black and Pink. RELATIONSHIPS MATTER: We are building transformative, long-term coalition relationships rooted in a clear agenda that measures success by more than only electoral outcomes. We must learn how our issues intersect in a big-picture moral agenda so that everyone can find new ways to live in justice and compassion. Read more from NC NAACP. Send your ideas and comments on the lessons you’ve learned about organizing for racial justice during Thirty Days of Love and beyond to love [at] uua [dot] org (love [at] uua [dot] org). May we be honest, bold and committed as we continue to work towards racial justice. Onward!
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