Immigrant & Migrant Solidarity HUB

"At this extraordinary time in our nation’s history, we are called to affirm our profound commitment to the fundamental principles of justice, equity and compassion, to truth and the core values of American society.  ... we affirm our belief in the inherent worth and dignity of every person

We will oppose any and all unjust government actions to deport, register, discriminate, or despoil.  As people of conscience, we declare our commitment to translate our values into action as we stand on the side of love with the most vulnerable among us." 

Opening words of the Declaration of Conscience, joint statement
of the Unitarian Universalist Association and the
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, January 2017

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Six Ways to Fight the Muslim Ban Last Updated on 2017-09-25 01:55:12  As heirs to the legacy of Martha and Waitstill Sharp        … As a movement for freedom of thought and religion            … As people of faith and conscience  The Time to Act is Now Join Us to Tell the President: No Muslim Ban Ever On October 10, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in Trump v. Int'l Refugee Assistance Project and Trump v. Hawaii. These cases will decide the fate of thousands of people impacted by the President’s Muslim and refugee bans. Our democracy is in the Court’s hands. The nine justices are a crucial line of defense against Trump’s efforts to criminalize and stigmatize Muslims and exclude thousands of vulnerable people. Everything we believe in is on the line. UUSC was founded to aid victims of Nazi persecution at a time when the... More »
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project Will be Shoreline UUC PlateShare Recipient on October 8 Last Updated on 2017-09-24 22:17:57   Shoreline UU Church's PlateShare Offering during the worship service on Sunday, October 8, will be for the benefit of the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP). NWIRP is a social services nonprofit agency is a non-profit legal services organization in Washington State. NWIRP's mission is to promote justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education. Based on congregant polling each January, nine Shoreline UUC Plate Share offerings are scheduled for the year. On each PlateShare Sunday, 75% of the offering collected is given to a highly effective local non-profit serving people in need. More »
Register today for the 2017 Justice Summit, October 7, 2017, Seattle, Wash. Last Updated on 2017-09-24 21:11:32 Reserve your place now! 7th Annual UU Justice Summit Saturday, October 7, 2017 Download the Brochure Check out the all-day program Register for the Summit Extras: Pre & Post Events; Homestays Sponsors of the 2017 Summit University Unitarian Church Seattle, Washington Register today to connect for issues that matter to you. ​Online registration closes Sunday evening, October 1 Now more than ever!  For many of us, our call to pursue justice has never been more urgent. We find ourselves in challenging times, often less sure of the road ahead, but at the same time more committed to take action than ever. This year we come together, acknowledging this unique time in which we live and our role in it. We gather to hear our own calls more clearly, to broaden our understanding, to consider the challenges, to develop new tools, and to inspire and be inspired by others. The... More »
Sept. 30 "Meet Your Muslim Neighbors" event at Shoreline UUC Postponed Last Updated on 2017-09-24 20:39:13   The "Meet Your Muslim Neighbors" event planned at Shoreline UUC for Saturday, September 30, is POSTPONED because of schedule conflicts for key guest participants. We hope to reschedule this in January or February. Stay tuned! For information, contact Sharon Greenman, skgreenman@yahoo.com.   More »
Donate to Manuel Riveron Pina's Immigration Bond Last Updated on 2017-09-14 14:47:18 Free Manuel Riveron Pina: Donate to his Immigration Bond   Hunger striker Manuel Riveron Pina is locked up at Northwest Detention Center, and was told by ICE that he can be released on bond. Join us to raise the funds to get Manuel free. We want him outside detention, and organizing with us. Free the Cuban asylum seekers and all those detained at Northwest Detention Center!! Here is the story: Manuel Riveron Pina is one of approximately 30 Cuban men who have been held in administrative detention at Northwest Detention Center since June 2017. They each crossed the Mexico-Texas border to claim asylum separately, and were transferred to Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, WA. Although the Department of Homeland Security has the option of releasing Manuel and each of the other asylum seekers on parole, they have elected not to, with no explanation. Instead they have been held... More »