• ICE Verifier Training January 16, 2020 In the face of growing threats to immigrant communities, Carolina Jews for Justice and Never Again are working with Siembra NC and Siembra’s undocumented leadership teams to train a network of allies throughout the Triangle who are prepared to act as first responders to local ICE activity. Once trained, participants become a part of Siembra NC’s rapid ...
  • Action Alert: Tell State Lawmakers to Increase Teacher Pay & Expand Medicaid January 13, 2020 There’s more than a little bit of truth to what’s sometimes been said about our state legislature–that justice and democracy are not safe as long as the General Assembly is in session. And that’s why it’s important for UUs and other secular and religious progressives to let our lawmakers hear our voices and feel our presence while they’re in ...
  • Legislative Update: State Lawmakers Return to Raleigh January 14th January 11, 2020 North Carolina’s General Assembly will reconvene in Raleigh for yet another legislative session at noon, Tuesday, January 14th. Click here to read UU Forward Together’s January 11 Legislative Update, learn what state legislators may or may not do with respect to health care, public education, voting rights, and other issues, and how we can make our ...
  • Love Resists: Changing Systems, Changing Ourselves January 10, 2020 Do you want to join people of faith and conscience from across the U.S. in taking action and practicing reflection? Are you seeking ways to offer grounded solidarity without reproducing oppressive practices? Have you ever gone to an immigration (ICE) check-in or court to support a person at risk of deportation? Is your congregation part ...
  • Giving Life the Shape of Justice (January 2020 Newsletter) January 7, 2020 UU Forward Together’s January 2020 newsletter includes information about the 14th annual HKonJ Moral March on Raleigh (Feb. 8, 2020) the upcoming launch (Jan. 12, 2020) of the “UU the Vote” campaign the Women’s March on Raleigh (Jan. 18, 2020) and much, much more!!! Click here to read all about it!  
  • UNC Board of Governors Pays $2.5 Million to Sons of Confederate Veterans December 19, 2019 The Board of Governors of The University of North Carolina recently approved a deal with the Sons of Confederate Veterans that allows SCV to take possession of the Silent Sam statue and pays them $2.5 million in university funds to display the statue as a monument not only to the UNC students who served in ...
  • Women’s March on Raleigh December 19, 2019 What: Women’s March When: Saturday, January 18, 2020, 11:00 am – 1:30 pm Where: Halifax Mall, Raleigh, NC More information and sign up: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/join-our-mailing-list-49
  • “No Room at the Inn” Protest December 19, 2019 The North Carolina Poor People’s Campaign, in collaboration Student Action with Farmworkers, El Pueblo and others will enact a posada No Room in the Inn on Monday December 23d 2:30-3:30PM in front of the state Legislative Building, 16 W Jones Street in Raleigh. We are demanding that the General Assembly and Governor Cooper offer access to ...
  • Justice Matters: Turn the Page December 17, 2019 It is an entirely human yearning to want to get a fresh start. We reinforce the tradition when we prepare our children (if we are able) for the new school year with new clothes, notebooks, and backpacks. The New Year’s tradition celebrates both the ending and the beginning of marked time. We imagine a relatively ...
  • Annual Gathering Photos (2019) November 20, 2019 Thank you to Evelyn Studer from Eno River UU Fellowship for serving as our volunteer photographer to document UU Forward Together’s second annual gathering on Nov. 16, 2019. View Evelyn’s photos via this link.