Justice for #EachGeneration Campaign

UU Ministry for Earth and UU Young Adults for Cliamte Justice have signed on as co-sponsors for the Justice for #EachGeneration campaign, started by the United Church of Christ (UCC) Council for Climate Justice to express solidarity within faith communities for the 21 youth plaintiffs of the historic Juliana v. United States constitutional climate lawsuit. The trial will begin on October 29, 2018, in Eugene, Oregon.

UU Ministry for Earth has created a wonderful resource packet to support congregations hosting Justice for #EachGeneration worship services, leading up to the trial.

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More on the Justice for #EachGeneration campaign:

Photo by Aly Tharp; Image of trees reflected in water; taken with black and white film and telephoto lens

Spring for Change: Honoring Water, Earth, & Each Generation

March 25th, 2019 Aly Tharp This reflection was originally delivered at Wildflower UU Church in Austin, Texas, on March 24, 2017 Six years ago, in the Spring of 2013, I was one year out of college, dividing my time between resisting the Keystone XL pipeline construction in East Texas with a group called the Tar Sands Blockade and working part…

An Update from Our Children’s Trust: We Won’t Accept Delay

February 9th, 2019 UUMFE Dear Friends, Late Thursday, the Juliana plaintiffs asked the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to stop the federal government from issuing leases and mining permits for extracting coal on federal public lands, leases for offshore oil and gas exploration and extraction activities, and federal approvals for new fossil fuel infrastructure while the court considers the…

BREAKING: The youth preservere and will have their day in court!

November 4th, 2018 UUMFE PRESS RELEASE - OUR CHILDREN'S TRUST Washington, D.C. - On Friday, November 2, the United States Supreme Court denied the Trump administration’s application for stay in the landmark constitutional climate lawsuit, Juliana v. United States. The lawsuit, brought by 21 young Americans and supported by Our Children’s Trust, is back on track for trial. Julia Olson, executive director…