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  • The Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office, together with the United Nations community, condemns the lethal use of violence by the Israeli Defense Forces against Palestinian protesters who were protesting the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem and the U.S. declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
  • By UUA Stewardship and Development Staff Group
    With your support, the Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office (UU-UNO) can continue to serve Unitarian Universalist (UU)...

Central East Regional Group

  • Children’s artwork from Hiroshima 1945 (on loan from the collection at All Souls UU in D.C.) is featured in the exhibition “Shadows and Ashes: The Peril of Nuclear Weapons,” on view at Montgomery College’s Cultural Arts Center

Social Justice Statements

  • 1966 General Resolution
    RESOLVED: The Unitarian Universalist Association urges the governments of the United States and Canada to take the following steps to...
  • 1985 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, the United States government's policies in regard to Central America, especially Nicaragua and El Salvador, pose the possibility...
  • 1977 Business Resolution
    WHEREAS, the political method of reliance upon the power to hurt, kill, and destroy has led humankind far down the dead-end road to total...
  • 1971 General Resolution
    BE IT RESOLVED: The Tenth General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association urges the President of the United States: To order the...
  • 1993 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    BECAUSE Unitarian Universalists affirm the inherent worth and dignity of every person and the goal of world community and peace; and...
  • 1970 General Resolution
    CONVINCED that human survival depends on the abolition of war as a means of settling disputes among nations; AWARE that human well-being...
  • 1988 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    BECAUSE Unitarian Universalists are guided by a vision of world community with peace and justice for all and are especially concerned with...
  • 1995 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    WHEREAS the civil wars in the Balkans have created great atrocities against civilians and particularly women, we condemn these...
  • 1987 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    WHEREAS, Unitarian Universalist Association principles, especially those concerning (1) the inherent worth and dignity of every person; (2...
  • 1991 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    WHEREAS we believe in the inherent worth and dignity of every person; WHEREAS United Nations' Resolution 661 imposed economic sanctions on...
  • 1990 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    WHEREAS, the cause of peace in the Middle East will be advanced only when all interested parties have the opportunity to participate in...
  • 1961 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    BE IT RESOLVED: That in this troubled period of national self-examination and conflict of thought about future United States policy on Cuba...
  • 1993 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    WHEREAS the congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association are committed to the goal of world community with peace, liberty, and...
  • 1987 Resolution of Immediate Witness
    WHEREAS, the United States Congressional hearings concerning the "Iran/Contra affair" have revealed apparent disregard by the Reagan...
  • 2010 Statement of Conscience
    We believe all people share a moral responsibility to create peace. Mindful of both our rich heritage and our past failures to prevent war...
  • 2009 Action of Immediate Witness
    WHEREAS the first and sixth Unitarian Universalist [UU] Principles affirm and promote the inherent worth and dignity of every person and...
  • 2009 Action of Immediate Witness
    BECAUSE Unitarian Universalism affirms the inherent worth and dignity of every person, respect for the interdependent web of existence, and...
  • 2008 Action of Immediate Witness
    Because: Unitarian Universalist Principles affirm the worth and dignity of every person, justice in human relations, and the goal of world...
  • 2007 Responsive Resolution
    In response to the statements in President Sinkford's Annual Report, which calls for an end to the U.S. Occupation of Iraq, the delegates...
  • 1977 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, our world lives under threat of nuclear holocaust; and WHEREAS, nuclear proliferation increases the danger of nuclear holocaust;...
  • 1979 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, a basic principle of the Unitarian Universalist Association is to "implement the vision of one world by striving for a world...
  • 1979 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, President Carter has proposed a federal budget which calls for significant increases in military expenditures, while at the same...
  • 1979 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, reversal of the arms race must be the overwhelming priority on the human agenda because escalating military power: Diverts crucial...
  • 1979 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, continued nuclear proliferation increases the danger of accidental nuclear warfare; and WHEREAS, the stockpiling of nuclear...
  • 1977 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, the majority of the American people now know that the United States intervention in the war in Vietnam was wrong, and was, in fact...
  • 1976 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, since World War II, the United States has spent $1.3 trillion and misdirected its industrial capacity to remain number one among...
  • 1980 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, the United States Congress is now considering new funding for the multi-billion dollar Missile Experimental (MX) Missile System;...
  • 1980 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, the underlying source of the human energy devoted to extreme nationalism and aggressive individual and aggressive national...
  • 1980 Business Resolution
    WHEREAS, the Congress is now considering the President's report for funding to resume draft registration; and WHEREAS, Unitarian...
  • 1975 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, President Ford's program of conditional clemency and earned re-entry for draft evaders and deserters of the Indochina War has...
  • 1981 General Resolution
    WHEREAS , Unitarian Universalists have a history of support for the United Nations, including proposals to enhance its effectiveness...
  • 1974 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, real peace in Vietnam is of primary importance and killings and destruction must be ended, and the continued military support of...
  • 1981 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, current policies of the governments of both the Soviet Union and the United States accelerate the arms race; and WHEREAS, the arms...
  • 1973 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, the United States has been responsible for death, destruction and defoliation in Southeast Asia; BE IT RESOLVED: That the 1973...
  • 1981 Business Resolution
    WHEREAS, the American Unitarian Association was one of the founders of the International Association of Religious Freedom (IARF); and as...
  • 1981 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, the Unitarian Universalist Association has long opposed the escalation of the arms race and the threat it poses to humanity; and...
  • 1981 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, recent General Assemblies of the Unitarian Universalist Association have passed resolutions calling for a reduction of United...
  • 1973 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, improved cultural and economic relations with China and Cuba may decrease tension and lead to diplomatic recognition of those...
  • 1981 Business Resolution
    WHEREAS, recent General Assemblies of the Unitarian Universalist Association have passed resolutions calling for a reduction of United...
  • 1973 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, napalm and other incendiary weapons have been used during and since World War II; and WHEREAS, we recognize the desirability of...
  • 1982 General Resolution
    1982 General Resolution WHEREAS, historic steps to end the warfare between Israel and Egypt were taken with the signing of the Camp David...
  • 1982 General Resolution
    BE IT RESOLVED: That the 1982 General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association supports the Dialogue of World Religions...
  • 1982 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, as religious people committed to reverence for life, we are deeply concerned by the threat to all life which is posed by the...
  • 1973 General Resolution
    APPALLED that the administration in Washington, instead of taking advantage of such opportunities as partial withdrawal from Vietnam, and...
  • 1982 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, the 1982 General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association reaffirms resolutions on nuclear arms and human needs...
  • 1973 Business Resolution
    WHEREAS, hundreds of thousands of Americans have unjustly suffered a loss of civil rights, liberty and jobs because they have been in...
  • 1983 General Resolution
    WHEREAS, any use of nuclear weapons is likely to touch off a holocaust in which the continuance of all human life would be put at risk; and...

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