Register for UU Advocacy Day!

UU Advocacy Day!!  When: Tue April 10, 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM Where: Arlington St. Church, 351 Boylston St., Boston (We leave for the State House at 1:00 PM) Tickets are now on sale Early bird rate $25 through March 26th:  CLICK HERE  for tickets Share this event on Facebook (Note, we’re only able to […]

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The Road to Beloved Community

      The Road to Beloved Community: One Congregation’s Commitment to Civil Discourse On November 5, 2017, the UU Church of Marblehead showed the film, “Occupation of the American Mind,” produced by Media Education Foundation. The response from the community was unprecedented.   Rev. Dr. Wendy von Courter and the Marblehead congregation was the focus […]

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State Wide Call In Day!

        Safe Communities Act – Statewide Call-in Day Wed January 31st!  (Handout for Coffee Hour) In the past year, we’ve seen the Trump administration go after immigrants with shocking aggression: from the travel ban, to stepped-up arrests and detentions, to threatening Dreamers. Often we feel helpless. But right now, we have a […]

Advocacy Alert

Priority Legislation – Action Alert A number of bills remain in Joint Committee.  In order for a bill to have a chance to pass this legislative session, it needs to be voted favorably out of Joint Committee by February 7, 2018.  This is know as Joint Rule 10 You are invited to take action!   1) […]

Thank Your Representative!

Comprehensive Criminal Justice Reform Bill Passes the House 144 -9! Senate bill, S.2185 was passed 10/26/17 House bill, H.4011 (now, S.2200) was passed 11/14/17 What Happens Next The next step is for both bills to go to the Conference Committee where members will decide on a single bill. At this point, the sections of the […]

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