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What’s a Friend For? A Small Meditation on Zen’s Inside Joke

One of those things I love about Facebook are those little factoids that one can pick up. Of course you always have to be careful. So, there is a meme going around my circles right now with a picture

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Transforming Liberalism: The Theology of James Luther Adams, now available on Kindle e-book

Transforming Liberalism: The Theology of James Luther Adams (Boston: Skinner House, 2005) is now available on Amazon Kindle as an e-book @ $6.  A bargain!  The book systematizes the notoriously un-sys

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Campicello (Site / Info)

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What If … Law School

I think of what ifs a lot. It’s one of my things.  My parents actively discouraged me to go to law school and encouraged the MBA.  I don’t know if law school would have worked out but the MBA has not

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Ramblings of an EdMan (Site / Info)

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Column: Oshun on the altar of pop culture

With the her announcement of twins and her recent Grammy performance, Beyoncé has become the center of media attention once again. Not only is Queen Bey trending this week, but she has been trending t

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The Wild Hunt (Site / Info)

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Trump Still Refusing to Address Post-Election Wave of Anti-Semitism, Hate Incidents

[Cross-posted at Hatewatch.] One of the truly disconcerting aspects of the wave of post-election hate incidents that followed Donald Trump’s ascension to the presidency in November has been Trump’s ne

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Orcinus (Site / Info)

Rights Reading

Our weekly roundup of what we’re reading: a few select articles from the front lines of human rights that we don’t want you to miss. The Resistance Prevented Puzder From Becoming Labor Secretary, The

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Recent Updates – Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Site / Info)

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Phoenix woman deported, activists arrested blocking ICE van

Elaine McArdle Unitarian Universalist minister, six others jailed overnight for blocking vehicle.

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Column: Dowsing Rods

The beautiful thing about England, I thought, was that with a rail pass you could get just about anywhere in the country within a few hours. That was before I got there, of course. I hadn’t plotted th

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The Wild Hunt (Site / Info)

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The Socialism of Fools, Part 2: The Logic of Antisemitism is the Logic of Identitarianism

Previously: The Socialism of Fools, Part 1: Antisemitism and Malcolm X, Derrick Bell, and Louis Farrakhan • “Antisemitism is the Socialism of fools.” —a saying of German social democrats at the end o

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it's all one thing (Site / Info)

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Rights, Rulings, and Raids: Unpacking recent events

The past two weeks have been an emotional roller coaster of partial victories and terrifying setbacks for immigrants, refugees, and their allies. While we have felt confusion and fear, for the work ah

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Recent Updates – Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Site / Info)

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Stand Your Ground: Do-It-Yourself Security for the Privileged

A Q&A with Caroline Light Ordinarily, the duty to retreat obligated you to first try to avoid a violent confrontation before meeting force with force, unless you were threatened in your home. Starting

4 days ago

Beacon Broadside: A Project of Beacon Press (Site / Info)

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Sunday’s Service: Generosity and Gratitude

It is often believed that giving is easier and better than receiving. However, it appears that to live a balanced life it is necessary to cultivate both generosity and gratitude which in essence are t

5 days ago

Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson (Site / Info)

Home Page News

Interdependent Web: Painful steps to justice, baseball in a time of politics, and the myth of merit

Heather Christensen A weekly roundup of blogs and other user-generated web content about Unitarian Universalism.

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UU World Editors’ Blog (Site / Info)

There's no upside. It's a mess.

It's not so much the message(s), as the framing . I mean, imagine this line delivered to a well-oiled after-dinner audience: "This administration is running like a fine-tuned machine." The script need

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fortboise.org (Site / Info)

Essay Topics

Dummy text Recently, web-development tasks have become more nuanced to fit technologies that were changing and changing individual likes. Once, the position of net programmer – a catchall term for num

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Dennis McCarty (Site / Info)

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Antisemitism, the Socialism of Fools, Part 1: Malcolm X, Derrick Bell, and Louis Farrakhan

Malcolm X accepted the antisemitism of Elijah Muhammad's Nation of Islam when he was with them. Forward, a Yiddish newspaper, wrote in 1963: When Malcolm X was asked whether the Black Muslims are anti

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it's all one thing (Site / Info)

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A Spark of Hope

Source: The Wicked and the Divine #5 Spoilers ahead. Well, I made it through book one! I have no idea if these short devotional things I’ve been doing with the issues make any sense at all to someone

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Spirit of Squee (Site / Info)

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The Painful Steps to Justice

When I came to Jackson, MI in 2004, it took me a while to realize how unsupported the LGBTQ community felt here. During my seminary years, all my LGBTQ friends and colleagues were entirely out of the

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Rev. Cyn (Site / Info)

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Gaffney Proposes a Smashing Replacement for Flynn in NSA Seat: 'Jerry' Boykin

[Cross-posted at Hatewatch.] Frank Gaffney, one of the unofficial advisers behind President Trump’s Muslim travel ban and a key right-wing voice on national security issues, has a nominee in mind to r

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Orcinus (Site / Info)

Need More Volunteers? Maybe Your Bylaws Are The Problem…

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Growing Vital Leaders (Site / Info)

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