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We are a liberal religious community of diverse individuals whose traditions celebrate life’s gifts through meaningful worship, nurture spiritual growth, encourage religious freedom and lifelong education, and strive for social justice.
- Oregon Shooting: Sending Heartfelt Condolences
UUA President the Rev. Peter Morales issued a statement following the news of the shooting at Oregon's Umpqua Community College: "I am saddened and sickened to hear of the shooting at the Umpqua Community College in Oregon. I send my most heartfelt message of condolence and support to the families and friends of the victims." (Fri, Oct 2, 2015)
- A Year of Climate Justice
Supporting environmental action and sustainability, Unitarian Universalists have marched, learned, advocated, donated and acted for climate justice over the past 12 months. (Mon, Sep 21, 2015)
- Responding to the Global Refugee Crisis
The Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) and the UUA remain gravely concerned about the global refugee crisis and are committed to taking action. That's why we're announcing two new initiatives: A special UUSC-UUA Refugee Crisis Fund, with the goal of raising $250,000 in 15 days, and a petition drive to pressure the Obama administration to raise the number of refugees admitted into the United States. (Fri, Sep 11, 2015)
- Sexuality in Relationships and Aging
Get to know the UUA's Our Whole Lives Program Associate, Dr. Melanie Davis, and learn about the benefits of lifelong sexuality education. In the interview for the Fertility Friday podcast, Melanie debunks some of the biggest myths about our bodies and our sex lives as we age. (Thu, Sep 10, 2015)
- Living Wage Victory in San Antonio
Unitarian Universalists in San Antonio, Texas, along with interfaith partners, scored a major victory in a living wage campaign for the city’s lowest-paid workers. The city manager has agreed to propose a minimum wage increase for city workers to $13 an hour. (Wed, Sep 9, 2015)
- Community Means Strength
Somewhere a circle of hands will open to receive us, eyes will light up as we enter, voices will celebrate with us whenever we come into our own power. (Fri, Aug 21, 2015)
- Worship Outdoors
Gail Forsyth-Vail, UUA Director of Adult Programs, shares the joy of outdoor family worship during summer months. (Tue, Aug 18, 2015)
- One Year Later: Commemorating the Death of Michael Brown
140 Unitarian Universalists from across the United States joined local and national activists and people of faith for a weekend of events (Aug. 7-10) in Missouri to mark the one year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown. Participants called for justice and change for people of color who are disproportionately targeted by systems of oppression. (Mon, Aug 17, 2015)
- UUs Help Delay Shell Oil Drilling
#ShellNo protesters in Portland, Oregon, included Unitarian Universalists among the "danglers" and support "anchors." Read the full story in UU World. (Fri, Aug 14, 2015)