Watch Unitarian Universalists rally for clean energy by UU World on Vimeo. Two thousand Unitarian Universalists went down to the river to pray Thursday night, gathering on a plaza above the Ohio River to rally for clean power and against the environmental injustices caused by coal mining, fracking, and mountaintop removal. UUs marched from the […]
The Unitarian Universalist Ministers Association bestowed an honorary membership on retiring UUA Executive Vice President Kay Montgomery at its annual business meeting Wednesday, June 19. The UUMA recognized Montgomery for her 30 years of service to the UUA, including 28 years as executive vice president to four UUA presidents. The Rev. Dr. William F. Schulz, […]
Media coverage of General Assembly has been light so far this year. Thursday night’s environmental witness event garnered the most attention, beginning some weeks ago with “If not us, then who? If not now, then when?”: Organizing the Largest Environmental Rally in Kentucky History, (The Courier-Journal, April 30). WFPL News, an NPR affiliate, featured Environmental […]
Environmental justice tour kicks off 2013 UUA General Assembly from UU World on Vimeo.
UUA President Peter Morales gave his annual report to the General Assembly Thursday morning. He described his own life journey, moving from being a college student to a career in newspapers and then his entry into ministry. “The things that informed me, the experiences that I think are precious, all involved taking risks,” he said. […]
At its two-day meeting preceding the start of the General Assembly in Louisville, Ky., the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees said farewell to more than two-thirds of its members, including Moderator Gini Courter, who concludes ten years as moderator at the end of GA. When the board reconvenes on Monday, June 24, a new […]