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Recognizing Transgender Persons

“A huge number of Americans now have gay family members, gay co-workers ... but most of them don't know a transgender person, and that means we're ripe for scapegoating. There are a lot of people in t

5 hours ago

The Human Spirit (Site / Info)

Transgender "Southern Comfort" gender reassignment gender rights

The Opportunity Equation: Closing the Education Gap

In The Opportunity Equation, Eric Schwarz tells the story of how he founded the pioneering Citizen Schools program to combat rising education inequality.

6 hours ago

Beacon Broadside (Site / Info)

Education Eric Schwarz The Opportunity Equation Citizen Schools Progressive Education Education Gap Education Reform Income Inequality

Things They Tell You To Fear

“Warning: No Helmet Can Protect the Wearer Against All Forseeable Impacts.”-Warning label inside bicycle helmet. The United States is a nation founded by risk-takers and revolutionaries. The people wh

6 hours ago

Author Laura Lee (Site / Info)

Risk

Pride FEST 2014

by Brad Garbus On August 23, 2014 Town Point Park in Norfolk Virginia was transformed into our regions annual Pride Festival.   The festival organizers anticipated nearly 15,000 people to attend this

13 hours ago

UU Fellowship of the Peninsula (Site / Info)

social justice welcoming congregation EDITION: September 2014 Pride Fest

our destiny is in our hands...

Eloquently stated. A friend alerted me to the World Made by Hand series, written by social critic, James Howard Kunstler. In this fictional series, Kunstler writes about a world stricken by the collap

13 hours ago

Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

DÍA A DÍA/ Vuelve la mili

La supresión del ser vicio militar obligatorio en España suele ser considerada como un gran logro democrático. Fue la última oleada de un antimilitarismo paneuropeo erigido en ideología central de las

14 hours ago

GABRIEL JARABA blog (Site / Info)

Día a día Islamismo Democracia

A free and responsible search for truth and meaning is not a job for sissies and cowards

The fourth principle of Unitarian Universalism, "we covenant to affirm and promote a free and responsible search for truth and meaning" is perhaps what true spirituality is all about. Osho said that t

15 hours ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

Principle 4 Seeking Truth

A Prayer for Gathering

As we gather, in our lives, in our communities, may we remember that sometimes we will hurt and be hurt, we will break our vows a thousand times over and still be welcome. Come, come whoever you are,

17 hours ago

Vive Le Flame! (Site / Info)

From Us

Cronkite’s Coup—More Evening News

  He had only been on the job a little more than a year when Walter Cronkite finally got his wish. Over the fierce objection of local affiliates who resented loosing profitable time for local or syndi

17 hours ago

Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout (Site / Info)

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September 2–The Garden: Intention and Practice

At this moment in human history, the unrestrained extraction and burning of fossil fuels has brought us, in the industrialized nations, to the point where we are contaminating and pillaging the Earth

21 hours ago

Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

Uncategorized The Garden UU 6th Principle

The First Week of September is the Loneliest Time in Church

So I haven't gotten tired of waving at people yet.  This past week as folks have returned from various points there has been a rush of friendly greetings from cars and sidewalks.  In the coffee shop I

1 day ago

Burbania Posts! (Site / Info)

Reflections church life

Pagan Community Notes: RIP Jeff Rosenbaum, Climate March, Curriculum Reform, Polythiest.com, Honoring Margot Adler, and More!

Pagan Community Notes is a series focused on news originating from within the Pagan community. Reinforcing the idea that what happens to and within our organizations, groups, and events is news, and n

1 day ago

The Wild Hunt | A modern Pagan perspective. (Site / Info)

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Growing the Beloved Community, Twelve Months a Year

Originally posted on UU Fellowship of the Peninsula: For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard Not long after I’d moved to Connecticut in early 2001, I learned that there was a Unitarian

1 day ago

Life's Too Short To Sing The Melody (Site / Info)

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Some of Our Achievements and Challenges of This Last Month

It is hard to believe that August is almost gone and we are speeding towards colder weather! As we move into the fall and a new church year, I want to highlight some of our achievements and challenges

1 day ago

Unitarian Church of Los Alamos (Site / Info)

President

labor day...

It is odd that we celebrate labor by taking a day off from it... whereas those who do not labor might better celebrate labor by doing some more of it for a change. Those who live in the purely academi

1 day ago

Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

"That's a fact" - the two sides of life

I was first introduced to the writing of Linda McCullough Moore when her short story, “On My Own Way Now,” appeared in the April, 2014, issue of The Sun Magazine. I was so taken by it, and blessed by

1 day ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

Moore

September 1 – Moon Garden

Maybe I’m behind the curve, but I’ve only recently discovered the concept of a moon garden.  I was reading a new book by Episcopal priest and author Barbara Brown Taylor, “Learning to Walk in the Dark

1 day ago

Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

garden The Garden moon UU 4th Principle

It’s Labor Day—The Working Class Holiday Choice on the Rebound

Patriotic Labor was a theme of early celebrations   Note:  Versions of this post have appeared on other Labor Days, but the lesson never gets old. It officially Labor Day in the United States, a Feder

1 day ago

Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout (Site / Info)

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Evanston Unitarian church installs rain gardens

NEWS: Gardens naturally absorb 25,000 cubic feet of water each year.

1 day ago

uuworld.org: latest stories (Site / Info)

Spotlight: UU Young Adults at Channing-Murray

Welcome to the Spotlight Series! Each month we’ll feature a different Unitarian Universalist congregation or community that is doing effective, innovative or otherwise interesting ministry with young

1 day ago

Blue Boat (Site / Info)

Young Adults congregation campus ministry Spotlight