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Connect with UUs across the country
for TWO Informational, Inspirational Motivational
Advocacy Webinars in February you won't want to
8 @ 8 PM (ET) “A
UUJEC invites you to join us for our February webinar featuring Chuck
Collins. As an active member of our Advisory Board, we appreciate
Chuck’s enduring commitment to justice and equality and welcome his
participation in our webinar series. On February 8th,Chuck will
describe initiatives cities and communities are carrying out to
reverse inequality; from Massachusetts to California.
Chuck Collins, based at the Institute for Policy Studies, writes
extensively on inequality. He is the author of Born on Third Base A One Percenter Makes
the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and
Committing to the Common Good. His
previous books include 99 to 1 and Wealth and Our Commonwealth (with Bill Gates Sr.), and his articles and interviews appear
in The Nation, The American Prospect, The Sun Magazine and numerous other magazines and news outlets,
including Inequality.org. He has co-founded Wealth for the Common
Good (now merged with the Patriotic Millionaires), United for a Fair
Economy, Divest-Invest, and many other organizations.
February 15 @ 8 PM (ET) "Organizer's Workshop"
On April 29
people across the country will be joining the Interfaith March for
Peace & Justice to promote equal justice and religious liberty
for all. The organizers are excited about the interest and commitment
from UUs nationwide and hope to continue the very productive dialogue
that began in January.
With less than three months remaining, questions and curiosity may
still remain on the nuts and bolts of organizing the event.
15th, Columbus March organizers Greg Davis and
Michael Greenman will to provide their feedback and
resources to help. Whether you are considering getting started or
fairly far along in the organizing process, join this important
webinar so that as a community we can collaborate, share tips, and
bounce ideas off each other.
March Co-sponsors include UUJEC, the UU Peace Ministry Network,
Peace Catalyst, North Columbus Friends Meeting, UU Justice Ohio and
Safe Alliance of Interfaith Leaders.