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WHEREAS, the problem is compounded by the legal and social system's inability
to protect victims of abuse adequately; and
WHEREAS, children internalize and perpetuate models of behavior observed and
experienced in the home and in the larger society; and
WHEREAS, long standing religious and cultural myths and practices
authenticate and sanction inequitable and oppressive male/female relationships
such as male dominance and female submission;
BE IT RESOLVED: That the 1979 General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist
Association urges the Administration, member societies and individuals to:
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED: That the 1979 General Assembly asks all Unitarian
Universalists to consider to what extent religious and cultural myths and
practices set models for and influence inter-relationships within their own
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED: That this Assembly requests professionals and staff
members of the Unitarian Universalist Association to:
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED: That this Assembly requests the President of the
Unitarian Universalist Association to:
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