Last Chance to Register for the 2014 Fall Issues Conference!

The following speakers have been announced for Task Force session at this Saturday’s (Sept. 27) Fall Issues Conference which will be held at the Central Unitarian Church in Paramus from 9 am to 2:30 pm :

Criminal Justice Reform: Ending the New Jim Crow:

Meagan Glaser, Deputy Director of the Drug Policy Alliance/New Solutions Campaign. The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) is the nation’s leading organization promoting drug policies that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights. DPA ...

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YUUR Voice in Trenton: Sept. 2014

Welcome back to the congregational year!  The year is kicking off with a bang!  We hope you can join us at these important upcoming events.

The People’s Climate March, “the largest climate march in history”, will take place in New York City on Sunday, September 21.  UUs will be gathering at 10:30 at 58th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues wearing Standing on the Side of Love gear.  Does your congregation have plans to attend the march?  Let us know on ...

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People’s Climate March THIS SUNDAY: Important Information

We are so excited to make history with you on Sunday! Unitarian Universalists will join together and march as one community, part of a 10,000-member faith contingent. We are coming from all over the continent and beyond to witness for climate justice. Here are the things to know to prepare for this epic event:

Day of Text Alert
To stay up to date about happenings the day of the march, please text the word “march” to 97779.  After doing this, you ...

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People’s Climate March Update

Below is important updated information about the People’s Climate March.  Please be sure to note the new meeting place on 58th street between 8th and 9th  Ave.  Also, if you have a contingent from your congregation going together, please let us know at director@UULMNJ.org.

The following is from Peggy Clark, our Racial and Social Justice Consultant:

Unitarian Universalists are part of the Faith Contingent which is made up of every religious group you could name. (Really, it’s wildly impressive.) We are ...

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Morristown: Restore Democracy! Get Money Out of Politics!

Restore Democracy! Get Money Out of Politics!

        What’s Happening and What You Can Do NOW –

Thursday Sept. 11, 2014 at 7:30PM

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship

21 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, NJ 07960

The following leaders of New Jersey for the Overturn of Citizens United (NJOCU), a statewide coalition of 27 organizations, will speak on severa issues in the rapidly growing national movement to remove the corrupting influence of money on our elections.

Susannah Newman, Founder/Coordinator, NJOCU Coalition

Mark Doenges, Founder/Webmaster, NJOCU Coalition

  • Proposal by Congress for ...
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Action Alert: New Information & Registration for the People’s Climate March!

On September 21, 2014, people from all over the world will converge on New York City for the People’s Climate March in advance of the United Nations Climate Summit. Unitarian Universalists and people of all faiths will be marching. So will UULMNJ!  Here is your opportunity to join other Metro District UU’s in NYC!  We will be meeting in Central Park at the Columbus Circle Entrance at 10:30 a.m.  The march will begin at 11:30.  Be sure to wear the ...

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Action Agenda: Justice for Michael Brown & Criminal Justice Reform

UULMNJ Criminal Justice Reform: Ending the New Jim Crow Task Force,

ACTION AGENDA

Justice for Michael Brown & Criminal Justice Reform

Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri are exposing more than ever the continued oppression and killing of people of color by police and vigilantes and the injustice of a broken policing and criminal justice system.

Many varied religious, grassroots and advocacy groups across the country are responding with actions calling for justice and meaningful change.  A ...

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