Here are brief roundups of the actions our partner organizations are taking. We hope you will stay informed and consider supporting organizations who share our mission of advancing justice for women and girls, and promoting their spiritual growth.
Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
- Recently UnearthedGeri Kennedy sent us a box of Rosemary Matson's W&R materials! We're working on scanning them for the archives. One item that caught my eye right away was this booklet describing recommended ways to implement the 1977 Women and Religion Resolution. Toward the end of the document, we've added Rosemary's notes on who's who on […]
- 40th Anniversary of the UU Women and Religion Resolution2017 marks the 40th Anniversary of the passage of the Women and Religion Resolution that resulted in the creation of a Continental UUWR committee, W&R committees in 19 Districts, and much more. Liz Fisher has compiled an extensive history of the Resolution in a slideshow! You can view it as a slideshow with narration, (it […]
- Webinar Takes on Sexual Assault and Harassment in Graduate Theological SchoolsThe #MeToo and #TimesUp movements have reawakened many in our society to the longstanding realities of sexual assault and harassment. Institutions of every kind are reckoning with the abuse and misconduct perpetuated within their walls. Seminaries, divinity, and rabbinical schools have and must continue to engage in these difficult conversations. You are invited to join us […]
- Welcoming Rev. Deneen Robinson and Avery Belyeu to Religious Institute BoardThe Religious Institute recently added two new members to the Board of Directors. Rev. Deneen Robinson, who joined the board in the fall of 2017, is the Program Director at the Afiya Center in Dallas, Texas, the only reproductive justice organization in North Texas founded and directed by Black women. In addition to her reproductive justice work, […]