Three proposed AIWs added to 2013 agenda

Delegates narrowed down the six proposed Actions of Immediate Witness to three, and voted them onto Sunday’s agenda. The UUA’s bylaws only allow a General Assembly to adopt up to three AIWs, which the Commission on Social Witness introduced in this order:

  • AIW C: “Support the Proposed 28th ‘We the People’ Amendment to the Constitution: Corporations Are Not Persons and Money Is Not Speech,” which will be discussed in a mini-assembly at 1:45 today in Room 208
  • AIW F: “Condemn the Mass Incarceration, Killing, and Mistreatment of Young Men of Color by Police,” which will be discussed in a mini-assembly at 1:45 today in Room 209
  • AIW A: “Consider Divestment from the Fossil Fuel Industry,” which will be discussed in a mini-assembly at 1:45 today in Room 207
  • JoanSLC

    Chris – Will the full text of the revised AIWs be posted online before Sunday’s vote. In particular, so that off site delegates may read the revised versions before voting?

  • Chris Walton

    Yes. The Commission on Social Witness will compile final drafts of all three texts tonight, and we’ll post a link to the PDF version of the document the delegates will see tomorrow morning. (Hi Joan!)

  • JoanSLC

    Thanks, Chris!

  • Chris Walton

    In case you haven’t already seen today’s CSW Alert, with the text of the AIWs, they’re here.

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