Justice Opportunities

Building Authentic Diversity Conference

Posted on Jan 7, 2016 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Building Authentic Diversity Conference

To become a truly multicultural faith, we need leaders who can build relationships effectively across difference including ethnicity, class, sexual orientation, gender, and more.

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Interfaith Prayer Service for Charleston AME Church

Posted on Jun 21, 2015 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Interfaith Prayer Service for Charleston AME Church

Join the Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network and others from the community for an Interfaith Prayer and Commitment Service on Tuesday, June 23rd at 7pm at the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. This will be an evening of prayer and a call to end racism and forms of ethnic prejudice, dedicated to the shooting victims of the historic Emmanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, South Carolina. The Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is located at 616 N Highland Ave in Pittsburgh’s Highland Park/East Liberty neighborhood.   Download...

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Come Out for Pittsburgh’s 2015 Pride Events

Posted on Jun 10, 2015 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Come out to Stand on the Side of Love and express your support for LGBTQ Pride! There’s a lot going on – these are just some of the highlights. Check out some of the links for more. We’ll add events here as we learn of them, submit to <webmaster @ alleghenyuu.org>.   Friday, June 5 – Pittsburgh Latin @LGBTQ Pride   Friday June 12 6-9pm – Intergenerational Balloon Fight – Anderson Pavilion in Schenley Park. FREE   Saturday June 13 7pm – Pride in the Street – Downtown. Now headlined by Nick Jonas 10pm – Roots Pride...

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A Talk on “Lifeboat Communities”

Posted on Apr 20, 2015 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

A Talk on “Lifeboat Communities”

A Talk on “Lifeboat Communities” by Dr. David Whaley Sunday, April 26, 1pm – 3pm Allegheny member Dr. David Whaley leads a presentation and discussion on the increasingly alarming state of environmental affairs and the concept and lessons of “Lifeboat Communities”, which some believe may be necessary to survive coming challenges to human existence on our planet. Dr. Whaley believes that the media are not telling us – and have actually suppressed – the most alarming scientific aspects around climate change and global warming. He will discuss the global...

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Join the Fight for $15 on April 15

Posted on Apr 3, 2015 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Join the Fight for $15 on April 15

All workers deserve just wages. As Unitarian Universalists we are called to act. Join the Fight for $15 on April 15!

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Join UUPLAN and EqualityPA in supporting HB/SB 300

Posted on Feb 8, 2015 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Join UUPLAN and EqualityPA in supporting HB/SB 300

A new legislative session is underway with unprecedented support from faith communities for the PA Legislature to pass HB/SB 300 during the 2015-16 session. Although the bill has not yet been officially introduced, with 60 bi-partisan co-sponsors and the support of over 600 faith leaders from 20 denominations in the state, this may be the tipping point we need to pass this important legislation! Governor Wolf has been clear, “Send me a bill. I want to sign it.” The Unitarian Universalist Pennsylvania Legislative Advocacy Network (UUPLAN) is asking for thoughtful, engaging letters...

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