Climate change

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Jimmy Scott gets a hug from Anna May Watson, left, as they clean up from severe flooding in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., June 24, 2016. Scott lost his home to the flood and a fire that consumed his and the homes of several relatives. Steve Helber, AP

We Are Called: Devastating Floods in WV

Steep mountains, narrow valleys and a deadly train of storms came together in West Virginia  to cause horrendous flooding that...

Humanity in Crisis: Observing World Refugee Day

In observance of World Refugee Day, we recognize the stark and devastating fact that 2015 had more people displaced from...

Eight UU Ministers Arrested In Multifaith Direct Action to #StopSpectra West Roxbury Pipeline

On May 25, 2016, Sixteen local religious leaders were arrested for blocking the construction of the West Roxbury Lateral pipeline...

UUMFE opposes expansion of fracking and oil & gas development

UUMFE opposes expansion of fracking and oil & gas development

May 2016:  Letter to Senator Murkowski opposing federal energy bill that expands fracking and oil & gas development (Energy Policy Modernization...

UUMFE signs letter urging energy transition

UUMFE signs letter urging energy transition

May 2016:  Letter to our national legislators asking them to do four things: Stop fracking now, keep fossil fuels in the ground,...

Unitarian Universalists “Break Free” In Unprecedented Global Wave of Direct Action

An unprecedented wave of public protests and civil disobedience for climate justice has taken place this month! More than 30,000...

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Faith Leaders Present Climate Change Petition to United Nations

  On Monday, April 18, 2016, faith leaders convened at the Church Center for the UN to present the Interfaith...

UUMFE expresses disappointing in Supreme Court stay of Clean Power Plan

UUMFE expresses disappointing in Supreme Court stay of Clean Power Plan

February 2016:  Press release from the Washington Interfaith Staff Committee Energy and Environment Working Group expressing disappointment in the Supreme Court...

Save the Clean Power Plan

UU Ministry for Earth Signs Statement Condemning Supreme Court’s Decision to Stay the Clean Power Plan

On February 9, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan. Announced in...

UUA President Calls for Strong, International Climate Agreement in Paris

Today Unitarian Universalists for Social Justice in the National Capital Region (UUSJ) delivered a letter signed by Unitarian Universalist Association...

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