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Black Lives UU & Love Resists Partner for Public Witness at GA: Let's #EndMoneyBail

May 21, 2018 - 7:17am
Public Witness 2018 hosted by Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism!

We are excited to announce that Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism (BLUU) has agreed to take on the lead role for Public Witness at the 2018 UUA General Assembly in Kansas City, MO. 

Public Witness: “Anatomy of a Bailout” Panel Discussion

Thursday June 21st 1:30 p.m. in Room 2105 (PDF)

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Rev. Mary Katherine Morn to Lead UU Service Committee

May 16, 2018 - 12:01pm

Congratulations to Rev. Mary Katherine Morn for being selected as the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee's new President and CEO.

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UUA, UU UNO Condemn the Brutal Attacks on Palestinians Protesting New US Embassy in Jerusalem

May 16, 2018 - 5:53am

The Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office (UU-UNO), together with the United Nations community, condemns the lethal use of violence by the Israeli Defense Forces against Palestinian protesters who were protesting the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem and the U.S. declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

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Support Democracy This Election Season - Here's What You Need to Know About Religious Political Activism

May 8, 2018 - 12:51pm

Unitarian Universalists have a long history of political activism and public witness on a wide variety of social justice issues. Are you or your congregation interested in becoming more politically active? Do you have questions on what is and isn’t allowed especially as it relates to your congregation’s nonprofit status? Here are some points to keep in mind in order to effectively engage politically without being partisan on behalf of your values:

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Join in Prophetic Witness with the Poor People’s Campaign

May 4, 2018 - 10:55am

This is no time for a casual faith. Join us in supporting the national call for a moral revival. 

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Ware Lecture

April 10, 2018 - 3:03pm
2018 Ware Lecturer  Brittany Packnett

Brittany Packnett is a leader at the intersection of culture and justice.

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Get Ready! Read, Listen, and Learn before GA 2018 in Kansas City, MO

April 9, 2018 - 6:00am

Use these suggested resources to prepare for transformative experiences in worship, witness, collective decision-making, and learning. 

Do at least one activity in each of five categories. Then:

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In Wakanda and Beyond, Black Queerness Should Matter

March 13, 2018 - 9:21am

When I first heard that Black Panther creators decided to cut a scene that would have resulted in black queer representation in the film, I didn’t think much of it. I convinced myself that the voices of the “representation pragmatists” were right.

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For Women's History Month, learn about the many Unitarian Universalist women who have left an undeniable impact on history.

March 6, 2018 - 10:18am

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 Unitarian Universalist (UU) women have not only shaped and led the UU faith, but they’ve also left an undeniable impact on history in general. Here are ten of the countless influential women who changed the world for the better. Don’t see your favorite UU woman in history? Join the conversation by adding her name to the comments.

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Register Now for General Assembly 2018

March 6, 2018 - 9:54am

This year's annual meeting of Unitarian Universalists will be held in Kansas City, MO from June 20-24. Come connect with us.

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Register now for General Assembly 2018 in Kansas City, Missouri.

March 1, 2018 - 11:23am

General Assembly (GA) is the annual meeting of our Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Attendees worship, witness, learn, connect, and make policy for the Association through democratic process. Anyone may attend; congregations must certify annually to send voting delegates.

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Black History of Unitarian Universalism: When we investigate unfamiliar corners of our shared past, we learn more about who we are today.

February 20, 2018 - 1:01pm

In February, Americans say the names and retell the stories of African Americans whose achievements and contributions helped to shape us as a nation. When we investigate unfamiliar corners of our shared past, we learn more about who we are today.

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A Year of Resistance

February 8, 2018 - 1:42pm

At its one-year anniversary, Love Resists asks, "How you have resisted hate this past year?" Share on social media using #LoveResists.

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