Sept. 2017                                    …we are appalled by the Trump administration’s announcement to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. DACA has provided protections from deportations and the ability to work and attend school for more than 800,000 young immigrants. The United States is home to these brave people. More»

Aug. 2017                                       UUSC decries both the white supremacist violence that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia and the everyday structures of racism, anti-Semitism, xenophobia, and homophobia in the United States that enable extremist violence. More»

                                                        UUSC denounces the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act and the xenophobic arguments being used to justify this legislation. The RAISE Act, although cloaked in the language of jobs and the economy, is divisive and an affront to our values and shared humanity. More»


Love Resists is the next phase in translating this declaration of values into action. We’ve gathered a rich collection of online resources at LoveResists.org to help ground us in powerful principles as we do this work: to expand sanctuary, grow in solidarity, and raise our voices. Get involved in the campaign by signing the Declaration of Conscience, exploring our resources, and taking action to support sanctuary and solidarity in your community.

 

Watch UUSC President & CEO Tom Andrews’ message» about the Declaration of Conscience and consider adding your name to the over 10,000 who have already signed on.

 

The Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) and Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) have embarked on an unprecedented action together, in order to respond to the threats to human rights, equality, and many of our other shared social justice values.

 

 

Sign On Here: http://www.uua.org/action/show-love/declaration-conscience

 

 

 

UUSC fosters social justice and works toward a world free from oppression. UUSC’s innovative approaches and measurable impact — in promoting economic justice, bolstering environmental justice, and protecting rights at risk — are grounded in the belief that all people have inherent power, dignity, and rights.