Author Archives: Diane Lewis

Studying Inequality and the Corruption of Our Democracy

At the UU General Assembly, delegates chose “The Corruption of Our Democracy” as the 2016-2020 Congregational Study Action Issue (CSAI). The text of the CSAI and the new Study Action Guide are now available. The guide addresses how structural racism, economic inequality, violence, and climate change can be addressed through creating a strong movement fighting … Continued

Donate to Kentuckians for the Commonwealth

In October, our collection on the third Sunday will be donated to the grassroots organization Kentuckians for the Commonwealth (KFTC), which comprises 10,000 members across Kentucky. They are builders of New Power who want to address the problems caused by coal mining, make a transition to cleaner and safer forms of energy, reform our tax … Continued

GLBT Successes in 2015

National and International, in Chronological Order ·         Same-sex marriage legalized in Slovenia ·         LGBT group allowed in NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade ·         Tokyo offers same-sex partnerships ·         Gender-neutral bathroom provided in White House ·         First openly transgender model on Vogue cover ·         Hawaii allows transgender to change Birth Certificate ·         Costa Rica bans LGBT … Continued