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
- Support HEResies UU Women's Archive at Meadville-LombardFor centuries, Unitarian Universalist historical memory and archival norms erased and defaced the perspectives and experiences of women. Even though women are now the majority of religious professionals, this sea change in demographics has yet to meaningfully impact the historical record. The moment we find ourselves in now is the perfect opportunity to acquire, process, […]
- MembershipWe don’t really have memberships these days, though you can volunteer to work with the core group anytime. We’re currently working on consolidating with UU Women’s Federation. When that is accomplished, UUW&R will likely be positioned as a program of UUWF rather than as an independent UU Related Organization. We’ve already partnered with UUWF on […]
- Does the new birth control rule protect people of faith? Quite the opposite.On our Medium channel, we dig into the Trump administration's new rules on birth control coverage and how, for millions of Americans, they are a threat to their religious freedom and to the vision of a just society their faith traditions put forth. The post Does the new birth control rule protect people of faith? […]
- Grappling Where Once There Was Silence: Coming to Terms with Religion and SexualityWe interview emerging scholar Minister Aisha R. Thomas for our Seminary Spotlight series. The post Grappling Where Once There Was Silence: Coming to Terms with Religion and Sexuality appeared first on Religious Institute.