Category: Justice

Economic Justice Team: Take Action!

At our recent meeting, UUC’s Economic Justice Team discussed the efforts being taken at both city and state levels to revise budgets in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. We encourage you to contact your...

Together for Pride; June 26 Trans Pride, June 27 Pride Fest, June 28 Seattle Pride

A Note from UUC’s Interweave Group

Seattle’s LGBTQIA+ Pride Month is going virtual with three days (June 26-28) of speakers, performances and activities with Gender Justice League, PrideFest, and Seattle Pride for the Together For Pride weekend. Go to https://www.seattlepride.org/news/together-for-pride-2020...

BIPOC: Attend DRUUMM at GA, No Registration Fee

This year at the UUA General Assembly (GA), DRUUMM sessions are open to all BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) UUs. GA registration is not required and there is no fee.  The following...

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#UUtheVote

Have you been wondering how you can help promote democracy and our UU values in the 2020 election cycle? Are you concerned that the pandemic may suppress voter registration and turnout here and around...

Solidarity with Muslim Communities Team

Tuesday, June 23, 2-3:30 p.m. via Zoom UUC’s Solidarity with Muslim Communities Team will host an online meeting on June 23. For more information or questions email Nancy Maranville. We promote relationship-building and engagement with Seattle-area Muslim communities,...

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Black Lives Matter Vigil at UUC

Sunday, June 14, at 5:00 p.m. In the wake of the police killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Manuel Ellis, Ahmaud Arbery, and the outcry for justice that is reverberating across our nation, we...

Join a Black Lives Matter Community Action Circle

Tuesday, June 16, 7-8:30 p.m. or Saturday, June, 20 1-2:30 p.m. Interactive Zoom event facilitated by Rev. Beth Chronister and members of the UUC Racial Justice Team The UUC Racial Justice Team invites you...

United States Census 2020

2020 Census and Social-Economic Justice

The Economic Justice Team urges UUC members and friends to respond to the 2020 Census, if you haven’t already done so. Then, please reach out and remind 5 other people. The Census Bureau had plans...

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UUSC Follow-Up

From Pam Smith Mentz & Dave Mentz, UUC and UUSC Members One of the most fulfilling and rewarding parts of our lives as UU’s has been our connection with the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee...

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Wednesday Forum: #UUtheVote

Wednesday, June 3, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Our speaker will be Steve Carlson, who has been coordinating a hearty band of over 70 UUC democracy enthusiasts with the national #UUtheVote initiative. If you are looking for a...

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UUC Economic Justice Group Meets

Sunday, May 31, 11 a.m. via Zoom The Covid-19 pandemic has greatly intensified already extreme economic inequities locally and globally. Our neighbors’ needs here and elsewhere must be addressed. UUC has identified five local charities...

Aneelah Afzali is the executive director of the American Muslim Empowerment Network, A program of the Muslim Association of Puget Sound. The writing behind her says "In the name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful."

Solidarity with Muslim Communities

Tuesday, May 19, from 2:00-3:30 p.m. via Zoom The UUC Solidarity With Muslim Communities Group will meet tomorrow, May 19. The meeting will include a reflection by three team members on a recent KUOW...

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Climate Action Team Meeting

Sunday, May 17, 11 a.m. via Zoom To honor Mothers on May 10, the CAT will meet one week late on May 17. We’ll have updates on UUtheVote actions, the Tacoma liquified natural gas...

From the Economic Justice Team

The UUC Economic Justice Team is concerned about the 2020 Census count because a state’s recorded population determines billions of dollars in federal funding for social programs and how many members of Congress our...

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Use Your Voice

Use your voice and show up in solidarity with the immigrant community! More than 250,000 undocumented immigrants call Washington home. UUC’s Immigrant Justice Team invites you to take action and ensure that we all...

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Economic Justice Team News

The Economic Justice Team is hoping to schedule a UUC Build with Habitat for Humanity this summer, as Covid-19 allows. Planning has also begun for an Interfaith Build in September, which would include volunteers...