Events & Alerts

Twice a month, the Northwest UU Justice Network publishes a handy chronological listing of all upcoming justice-related events, along with advocacy alerts and new and noteworthy posting recently posted to our website.

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Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice (Dec. 15, 2017) Last Updated on 2017-12-14 16:48:25 Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice Dec. 15, 2017 (Download This Edition Here) Are you a fan of meaningful movies? Check out our new format:  Movies for Justice now are listed together, beneath the Events section.   ADVOCACY ALERTS Urge King County (Wash.) to Protect Immigrants – The Trump Administration wants to deport millions of people and is trying to use King County’s resources to do it. A proposed ordinance before King County Council would prevent the use of county funds and resources on federal immigration enforcement, and would provide protections for immigrants. More (See more Advocacy Events in red below.) NEW AND NOTEWORTHY   Juliana v. United States Trial of the Century – Gary Piazzon reports on the issues at stake in this case about the rights of young people to their future and collusion between the federal... More »
Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice (Dec. 1, 2017) Last Updated on 2017-11-30 15:17:41 Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice   Dec. 1, 2017 (Download This Edition Here) Are you a fan of meaningful movies? Check out our new format: Movies for Justice now are listed together, beneath the Events section.   JUSTICE NETWORK NEWS We’re Hiring! – The Justice Network, in concert with Washington UU Voices for Justice, seeks an energetic, committed program manager to lead our evolution into a new, combined action network for UUs engaged in justice work in Washington and beyond. More We’re also looking for a part-time, work-from-home publications assistant. More Who to Contact Guide – Check out handy reference guide for how to get things done regarding Justice Network activities and projects, including links to resources regarding membership, publicizing events, sending out action alerts and more. ADVOCACY ALERTS Follow-Up... More »
Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice (Nov. 17, 2017) Last Updated on 2017-11-30 01:13:02     Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice   Nov. 17, 2017 (Download This Edition Here) Are you a fan of meaningful movies? Check out our new format: Movies for Justice now are listed together, beneath the Events section.   JUSTICE NETWORK NEWS Organizations and Groups Working for Economic Justice – This page on our website is continually being updated with additional listings of UU, Interfaith and community and state resources. More Reports from our Annual Justice Summit – Our Oct. 7 annual Summit in Seattle, on the theme Called to Action, was a great success. Additional breakout session reports are posted regarding the climate crisis and criminal justice. ADVOCACY ALERTS Faith Action Network Updates – Lobby Congress against the proposed federal budget and tax plan, urge Congress to pass comprehensive sentencing reform,... More »
Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice (Nov. 2, 2017) Last Updated on 2017-11-02 14:07:31 Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice   Nov. 2, 2017 (Download This Edition Here) Are you a fan of meaningful movies? Check out our new format: Movies for Justice now are listed together, beneath the Events section.   JUSTICE NETWORK NEWS   Reports from our Annual Justice Summit – Our Oct. 7 annual Summit in Seattle, on the theme Called to Action, was a great success. Additional reports and resources now are posted on our website: a transcript of keynote speaker Leslie Schmidt’s talk; breakout session reports on Immigration, First Nations, Voting Rights, White Privilege, Congressional Justice, Tax Reform, Economic Justice and the Intersectionality of many social justice issues; a list of justice groups represented; and a list of congregations represented. ADVOCACY ALERTS Sign Petition Telling Gov. Inslee to Reject Fracked Gas in... More »
Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice (Oct. 19, 2017) Last Updated on 2017-10-19 16:15:27 Action Alerts and Upcoming Events for Justice Oct. 19, 2017 (Download This Edition Here) Are you a fan of meaningful movies? Check out our new format: Movies for Justice now are listed together, beneath the Events section.   JUSTICE NETWORK NEWS Reports from our Annual Justice Summit – Our Oct. 7 annual summit in Seattle, on the theme Called to Action, was a great success. Check our website for reports from breakout sessions on Economic Justice and the Intersectionality of many social justice issues. Read responses from attendees, who were asked: What are “we” called to do next? What are “you” called to do next? What did "you" accomplish today? Seventeen justice organizations and groups participated in our Exhibit Hall. An acknowledgement was shared honoring First Peoples. Justice Network and Washington UU Voices on a Path of... More »