- UUA Calls for Removal of President Trump January 10, 2021
The Unitarian Universalist Association joins leaders across this country in calling for the immediate removal of Donald Trump as U.S. President. We call on the Vice President and every Cabinet member to invoke the 25th Amendment and that Congress pursue articles of impeachment for the protection, safety and stability of our country. President Trump has violated ...
- HKonJ Moral March & People’s Assembly (Feb. 13, 2021) January 5, 2021
SAVE the DATE: The annual HKonJ Moral March and People’s Assembly 2021 is happening–but it will be virtual and online–Saturday morning February 13th!!!
There won’t be thousands crowded onto Fayetteville Street due to COVID, but there might be a BIG caravan, and there will definitely be music and speakers and livestream!
Stay tuned for more details ...
- Forward Together Newsletter January 2021 January 2, 2021
Here’s the link to Forward Together’s January 2021 newsletter with info about HKonJ, UU the Vote in Georgia, the upcoming state legislative session and more! https://uuforwardtogether.salsalabs.org/givinglifetheshapeofjusticejanuar2021
- Forward Together Newsletter (December 2020) December 3, 2020
Here’s the link to Forward Together’s December 2020 Giving Life the Shape of Justice newsletter: https://uuforwardtogether.salsalabs.org/givinglifetheshapeofjusticedecember2020
- Make a Year-End Contribution to Forward Together! November 15, 2020
Here are three good reasons you should make a contribution to Forward Together before December 31st.
First, the federal CARES Act increases the federal income tax deduction for charitable donations.
For individual donors who itemize deductions, the adjusted gross income (AGI) limit for cash contributions has been increased. You can now deduct up to 100% of your AGI ...
- Two “Nanas” & Sunday Voting October 1, 2020
This is the story of “two Nanas” from the Piedmont UU Church in Charlotte who helped win the battle for early Sunday voting.
THE TIES THAT BIND:
Passion, Looming Deadlines, Good Friends, A Just Cause, Persistence, Truth to Power, Knowledge, and Personal Contact in the Time of COVID
In February 2020, a large group of concerned citizens gathered ...
- Civics of Justice September 29, 2020
Racial injustice, police brutality, and the loss of Black lives.
Now more than ever, North Carolinians and others are considering how, when, and whether to vote in 2020. It’s time we encourage awareness and address connections between the most important justice issues of our time and what’s on our ballot.
Join us on Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 6:30 p.m. for the rescheduled ...
- Gather the Spirit, Sept. 23rd @ 7:30 pm September 18, 2020
In January we launched UU the Vote as an unprecedented call to collaboration and mobilization for the 2020 election. In May, we pivoted our work to meet the challenges of COVID-19 at our “How We Thrive” event that opened with a beautiful virtual choir.
Now, let us gather again. Join us for Gather the Spirit, our ...
- NC Court Partially Strikes Down NC Felon Voter Disqualification September 6, 2020
Like some or many, but not all, states, North Carolina disqualifies otherwise eligible voters from voting if they have been convicted of a felony and are still in prison or on probation or parole.
But a panel of three superior court judges just ruled that North Carolina’s felon voter disqualification law is partially (but not completely) ...
- Green Team Summit (Sept. 13 – 17) September 5, 2020
Green Team Summit Sept. 13th-17th
Join Faith in Place September 13-17th for the first-ever virtual Green Team Summit!
We will be exploring how interconnected our world is with people of faith who care about the environment and justice.
We will connect the dots between the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change, and racial justice through our FREE workshops each night. NC Interfaith ...