March 23rd, 2018
Action of the Week!
The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is uniting people across the country to challenge the evils of systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, ecological devastation and the nation’s distorted morality.
This National Campaign is getting rolling in Oregon. The Action of the Week this week is all about the Poor People's Campaign. Check out their website if want to know the history of this campaign. Its roots are in Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1960's campaign updated for today.
Our own Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) and the Unitarian Universalist Ministers Association (UUMA) are both endorsers of the Poor People’s Campaign. In support of the campaign, UUs are invited to a webinar, tomorrow!
A Webinar on the Moral/Theological Basis for Nonviolent Moral Fusion Direct Action featuring Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis - Thursday, March 22, 1-2pm Pacific time. Here is the link to RSVP for the Webinar. – Please share and invite your lay leaders to attend this multi-faith webinar as well.
In addition the campaign is doing the following local trainings:
Rev. Katie Larsell
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