#LoveResists

New campaign from UUA & UUSC. More info at loveresists.org

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Justice and Inclusion: Ministering Effectively in Our Multicultural World

  • Amendment 4, if passed, will have a huge impact byin enfranchising over 1.4 million people with past felony convictions. This will dismantle Jim-Crow era laws which disproportionately target people of color. Amendment 4 aligns with our UU values of dignity and democratic process by allowing...

Love Resists: A Justice Campaign Sponsored by the UUSC and the UUA

  • The prison industrial complex is built upon a cycle of re-incarceration that it perpetuates. Many folks held in cages because of unaffordable bail are there because they are caught in a vicious cycle where they are being re-arrested for past challenges with unpaid fees/fines or court cases. (1) ...
  • Gather a group in your community to participate in the BLUU Babies and Bailouts Watch Party and Donation Drive on Sunday, April 28 (or soon thereafter).
  • On any given night, more than 450,000 people who have not been convicted of any crime are incarcerated in the United States simply because they don't have enough money to pay bail. ...
  • This week we’re watching some of the world’s most vulnerable and courageous people - escaping violence from both organized crime and their own government - banding together in a migrant caravan to support each other in the pursuit of safety and freedom. Yet so much of the media coverage and...
  • On any given night, more than 450,000 people in the United States who have not been convicted of any crime are locked up in jail simply because they don't have enough money to pay bail. Universalism means no one is disposable and interdependence means that none of us are truly free as long as people...
  • We at Love Resists know three things are true: We know that there is no limit to how low the current Administration will stoop in their...
  • To help individuals, groups, and congregations deepen their understanding of accountable resistance, Love Resists offers webinars led by some of our partners and resistance movement leaders. See the list below for upcoming learning opportunities and check back regularly for updates. ...
  • Carol Edwards, member of First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin, TX and an Austin New Sanctuary Movement volunteer, shares the story...
  • Our Unitarian Universalist Principles call us to stand against criminalization of our communities. The inherent worth and dignity of all...
  • Sharing lessons from our friends at the Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice (UUCSJ) in this week's post. UUCSJ inspires and...
  • You have joined Love Resists to translate our values into action to resist the criminalization of our neighbors and communities and create...
  • By Rachel Walden, Susan Leslie
    Love Resists is guided by three powerful principles: expand sanctuary, grow solidarity, and raise our voices. On May 1st, Unitarian...
  • Video: a faithful and festive call to action, starting with a brass band-led “second-line” style procession! LoveResists.org

Press Releases

Uplift: Uplifting LGBTQ+ Experience Within and Beyond Unitarian Universalism

  • By Cathy Rion Starr
    Last week, I stood in front of the ICE offices in Hartford for several hours -- ironically directly across the street from the lesbian law firm that my partner and I paid a lot of money to protect our queer family from the Trump administration (they helped us with the second parent adoption of our...