Category: Social Justice

UU 8th Principle – Listening Circles

“We’ve come a long way, but we still have a distance to go before all of our citizens embrace the idea of a truly interracial democracy, what I like to call the Beloved Community, a nation at peace with itself.”     -John Lewis

How can we build Beloved … read more.

The 8th Principle

A New UU Principle

The Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) and UU congregations affirm and promote Seven Principles, which we hold as strong values and moral guides. An 8th Principle of Unitarian Universalism has been proposed for adoption by the UUA:

We, the member congregations of the … read more.

Social Action

Our Social Action Committee is regrouping. I’ve been chairing it for several years, during which we’ve had a series of speakers, read and studied “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander, continued our long-standing visits to work with college students in the B.U. Partakers Program, … read more.

Special Collection – Feb. 9

After a week of news about national events, this Sunday we get to turn our attention to our own locale. FUUSN’s special collection will benefit the Waltham Alliance for Teaching, Community Organizing, and Housing (WATCH). This small but mighty organization has a broad range of … read more.

Pledge to End Racism

Eighteen of us have taken The Pledge to End Racism.  Will you join us?

In November, we were lucky to have Annette Marquis and Anita Lee, successful pilots of this program in Richmond, VA and in quite a few other UU congregations, come to FUUSN to … read more.

Social Action Meeting

WATCH for our next SAC Advocacy Task Force presentation. On Sunday January 12 at noon, the Social Action Committee of FUUSN invites you for soup and conversation with the Waltham Alliance To Create Housing (WATCH). Daria Gere, Executive Director, and Suzi Solomon, Housing Clinic Coordinator, … read more.

Special Collection, Feb. 9

Upcoming Special Collection Feb. 9th dedicated to our neighbors in Waltham

There is an amazing organization in Waltham committed to building and strengthening the community for the wellbeing of all residents, most especially the underrepresented. WATCH, the Waltham Alliance for Teaching, Community Organizing and Housing, serves … read more.