- Racial Justice Workshop Opportunity August 7, 2020
In collaboration with UUA’s Side With Love, UUSC is offering an exciting new webinar series to assist in deepening our collective activism and participation in the Movement for Black Lives.
We invite you to participate in Taking a Collective Breath: Deepening our alignment with the Movement for Black Lives, a five-session series built around the elements ...
- August 2020 Newsletter August 6, 2020
Here’s Forward Together’s August 2020 newsletter, remembering John Lewis, what’s fueling the protests against police violence, UUA Actions of Immediate Witness, UU the Vote updates, legislative update, congregational news, and more! Read all about it.
- NCCC Raleigh Report Legislative Update July 8, 2020
Here’s a link to the North Carolina Council of Churches “Raleigh Report” wrap up of the 2020 state legislative session. Please note that Gov. Cooper has vetoed S 168 because of the provision limiting public access to law enforcement records provided to the state Medical Examiner in cases involving deaths in jails and prisons.
- June Newsletter June 1, 2020
Here’s the link for Forward Together’s Giving Life the Shape of Justice newsletter (June 2020): https://uuforwardtogether.salsalabs.org/givinglifetheshapeofjusticejune2020
- YCV Voting Rights Update for Faith Leaders (June 9) May 27, 2020
Click here to register for You Can Vote NC‘s on-line #Vote2020 update for community and faith leaders, June 9, 2020, 6:00 – 7:00 pm.
- National Gun Violence Awareness Day (June 5, 2020) May 27, 2020
Everytown for Gun Safety‘s 6th annual “Wear Orange” National Gun Violence Awareness Day (June 5, 2020) is when we honor the people shot and killed or wounded by gun violence and survivors of gun violence and renew our commitment to ending gun violence in America by taking action.
Click here for information about how to participate ...
- Tell Congress to Protect Elections During the COVID-19 Emergency May 14, 2020
It’s clear that the COVID-19 crisis will make this year’s General Election different. That is why Democracy NC is calling on Congress and the NC General Assembly to protect our elections.
But budget shortfalls mean that we in North Carolina, and especially our rural counties, will require more federal dollars.
Experts put the pandemic-related costs of properly running the ...
- Spiritual Centering in a Time of Physical Distancing (May 16th @ 6:30 pm) May 14, 2020
The UU College of Social Justice invites UU social justice activists, justice leaders, ministers, and others to a workshop this Saturday, May 16 at 6:30 pm eastern, titled, “Spiritual Centering in a Time of Physical Distancing.”
UUCSJ hopes that this workshop will offer community, energy and tools on how to spiritually connect through this time of physically ...
- Vote By Mail!!! Act Now! Don’t Wait! May 14, 2020
You Can Vote urges all North Carolina voters to request an absentee ballot NOW so they can vote by mail in the November, 2020 general election if they have concerns that voting in person may put them at risk in a second or continued wave of COVID-19.
Click here to read You Can Vote’s easy guide ...
- UU the Vote Update May 14, 2020
Over 1,100 UUs from all across the US joined UU the Vote’s “How We Thrive Event” on May 12th and over 400 of them signed a petition calling on Congress to protect democracy during the COVID-19 emergency by ensuring that no one has to choose between voting and staying healthy.
Click this link to
hear a recording ...