The members of the Racial Justice Ministry (RJM) met within two hours of the verdict being announced in the George Floyd murder case. We had planned a few days prior to meet and prepare to support the congregation through any outcome. We started our meeting … read more.
by Michelle Hunt, Right Relations Committee
In June of 2018, our congregation approved the 8th UU Principle:
“We, the member congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association, covenant to affirm and promote: journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse multicultural Beloved Community by our actions … read more.
The Long Shadow is a PBS documentary about Director Frances Causey’s personal living experience of white privilege in the context of the history of anti-black racism in the US. She exposes her own family’s history of slaveholding and looks at how slavery continues to have … read more.
Racial Justice Ministry Virtual Forum, October 27, 2020
Awareness to Activism – Handling Exhaustion, Theirs & Ours
Our speakers were:
Darren “Freedom” Green, Trenton activist & Outreach Coordinator Trenton Housing Authority (Juneteenth speak 2020: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a2MtJut-3kUCarol Watchler, Community Outreach Coordinator for the Bayard Rustin Center for Social Justice … read more.
Transforming Criminal Justice in Our Lifetime:
Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow
10 Years Later
Thursday, September 24, 2020 7:00 – 9:00pm
You are invited to attend this conference sponsored by the Campaign to End the New Jim Crow – Greater Trenton Chapter. … read more.
Report of the UUA Commission on Institutional Change
The Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) Commission on Institutional Change is charged with supporting long-term cultural and institutional change that redeems the essential promise and ideals of Unitarian Universalism. Appointed by the UUA Board of Trustees in … read more.
As the names of cis and trans black men and women, as well as non-binary folks who have died at the hands of those who are entrusted to protect and to serve continue to pile up in the streets, we the members of the Unitarian … read more.
The UUCWC Council for Faith in Action’s (CFA) recent quarterly meeting included members of the Food Ministry Team. Following the update of activities from all CFA Teams, the group focused on the impact of COVID-19 and the growing need regarding food insecurity in our communities … read more.
By Dan Tuft, Racial Justice Ministry
Over five years ago our community embarked on a journey to educate ourselves and act upon our understanding of not only the insidious, enduring structural aspects of racism in our world, but to also gain an understanding and willingness to … read more.