- 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.
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hear a recording ...
- Forward Together Newsletter (May 2020) May 1, 2020 Click here to read our May 2020 newsletter.
- Electoral Organizing in the Time of COVID-19 May 1, 2020 Join Catalyst Action Fund in this online class to explore questions like:
How does working on elections fit into our struggle to destroy white supremacy?
Why is this election one of the most important elections of our times?
How does Covid-19 impact what we can do in this election?
This class is intended to build our capacity and commitment ...
- UU Forward Together Legislative Summary (Updated April 30, 2020) April 30, 2020 UU Forward Together Legislative Summary (Updated April 30, 2020)
- Spiritual Nourishment for Justice Activists (May 3) April 30, 2020 UU justice activists in North Carolina are invited to participate in UU Forward Together’s monthly Spiritual Sustenance for Justice Activists on-line meetings via Zoom on the first Sunday afternoon of each month @ 4:00 pm, beginning May 3, 2020.
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- UU the Vote in NC Update April 29, 2020 Breaking News!!!
UUA commits $12,500 to support UU the Vote in North Carolina.
Fifteen (15) UU congregations in NC are participating in Forward Together’s UU the Vote in NC campaign.
North Carolina UUs are encouraged to join the national UU the Vote “How We Thrive” webinar @ 7:00 pm on May 12, 2020.
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- Forward Together Newsletter (April 2020) April 2, 2020 Here’s the link for UU Forward Together’s April 2020 newsletter (featuring video homily by Rev. Sadie Lansdale and lots of social justice news from all across NC and the US). https://uuforwardtogether.salsalabs.org/newsletter20200401