Resources (Economic Justice)

Listed below are links to lists for 5 different kinds of resources on Economic Justice:

These are intended to be a growing digital catalog of resources, increased by your contributions.  Do you have an article, a blog, a web site, or a sermon that you feel is important to education on this?  A speaker you recommend?  A book or a movie that haunts your heart?  An organization that is supportive and effective?

Please recommend added resources by following these instructions to create a review on NWuuJN (under ISSUE HUBS ==>ECONOMIC JUSTICE ==> ECONOMIC JUSTICE RESOURCES) or by emailing a review or suggestion to the Economic Justice Hub editor (NWuuJN.EconJustice@gmail.com).  Always include the full title of the work (book, paper, newspaper, periodical, web site, blog), the author or producers, the publisher or on-line url, a brief description of what the work is about, its main point, and how it makes its effect on its audience.

Thanks for using these resources and especially for adding to them.

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Global Food Week of Action Oct. 14-21 Last Updated on 2018-10-13 14:08:48   (check the latest updates from the Faith Action Network)   The Global Food Week of Action includes World Food Day (Oct. 16,) International Day for Rural Women (Oct. 15), and International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (Oct. 17.)   The 2018 Food Week of Action is coming! Faith Action Network is partnering again with Presbyterian Hunger Program to be one of 57 national co-sponsors of this international effort for celebration and action. From October 14-21 we celebrate the abundant and precious world that we inhabit, whose diverse ecosystems provide everything we need to thrive. We also acknowledge the inequality and threats to life brought about by human greed and systems that reward a few and neglect or harm the rest. Help us raise awareness by praying, preaching, organizing, advocating, protesting, and work to build more equitable and sustainable... More »
Two April Webinars from the UU Just Economic Community Last Updated on 2018-04-12 00:21:35 Tune in to learn: April Justice Webinars Sunday, April 15, 4:00 p.m. PT – "Reward Work Not Wealth" with Robert Silverman An online discussion with Robert Silverman from Oxfam about global inequality. Oxfam’s recent report “Reward Work, Not Wealth concluded: “Last year saw the biggest increase in billionaires in history, one more every two days. This huge increase could have ended global extreme poverty seven times over.” We will discuss what has gone wrong and ways to help overcome this growing challenge. This is a UUSJ/UUJEC Co-Sponsored webinar. For the ZOOM link and additional information, please visit our webpage. Thursday, April 19, 5:00 p.m. PT – "What is Health Justice and Inequality?" with Margaret Flowers, co-founder of PopularResistance.org. The thought of health justice in conjunction with inequality can bring to... More »
Insist on Justice! Resist Inequality! Illinois Conference April 21 Last Updated on 2018-03-16 00:51:55 Insist on Justice! Resist Inequality! Conference Saturday, April 21, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (CDT) Unitarian Church of Evanston, Evanston, Ill. Co-Sponsored by UUs for a Just Economic Community and the Unitarian Church of Evanston   We hope you can join us at a one-day conference.  You'll be able to connect with fellow members of UUJEC and fellow activists from around the area, while learning more about how to be an effective organizer. We have some exciting speakers lined up who work for justice reform, racial equity, and a more just economic system. Registration is $15 per person, which includes lunch. If you have questions or you'd like to learn more, e-mail  or visit our website  This event is funded in part by the Unitarian Universalist Funding Program and the Unitarian Church of Evanston and its Susan Walker Fund for social... More »
Economic Justice Movies, Videos, and Podcasts Last Updated on 2017-11-05 17:26:19 (This page for listing Economic Justice movies, videos, and podcasts is UNDER CONSTRUCTION. Once the initial version is completed, it will continue to be updated.) First, here are a couple resources for multiple movies and videos economic inequality and economic justice: Inequality.org videos at inequality.org/t/video by Chuck Collins, Richard Wilkinson, and more. Produced and/or collected by the Institute for Policy Studies. Meaningful Movies Project, a western Washington state area network of autonomous local neighborhood and community groups offering film showing & discussion events focused on social justice issues and advocacy. ( https://meaningfulmovies.org )   Then, here are some useful individual movies, longer videos, and podcasts: Michael Moore, Where To Invade Next movie. Robert Reich, Inequality for All film. Information at... More »
Organizations and Groups Working for Economic Justice Last Updated on 2017-11-05 14:27:21 This page for listing organizations and groups focused on Economic Justice is PERPETUALLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION.  In other words, it will continue to be updated. You are invited to help by adding helpful organizations and groups working on Economic Justice and Equality -- preferably with links to the home page sof the organizations' web sites.  Unitarian Universalist organizations and groups: Unitarian Universalists for a Just Economic Community (UUJEC). Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC). Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice. Unitarian Universalist State Advocacy Networks (SANs). Unitarian Universalist Justice Ministry of California. Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of Maryland. Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of North Carolina. UU Voices for Justice - Oregon State. UU Voices for Justice -... More »