Category: Social Justice

Two Minutes Smarter On Reparations 

Social Justice

Reparations FAQs, from the BLM2WUU Website   It was so long ago; why do we need to keep bringing up… Read More >

A Statement from Wisconsin Faith Leaders

Social Justice

We, the undersigned Wisconsin faith leaders, are profoundly disturbed by persistent attempts over the last two months to overturn the… Read More >

Addressing Climate Change & Equity

Social Justice

Action in our city, in Wisconsin, and our nation is happening! You can participate. You can make a difference. Let’s… Read More >

Peace Action Wis. – January STP

Social Justice

Peace Action of Wisconsin is our January Share the Plate recipient.  Their mission statement reads: “Peace Action-Wisconsin is a peace… Read More >

Christmas Eve Offering Recipients

Social Justice, Holiday

Every year, our congregation gives the entire Christmas Eve offering away. This year, we are giving the offering to two… Read More >

Reparations: Why Wealth Gap Matters

Social Justice, Black Lives Matter

Black Americans experience disproportionately high rates of unemployment, significantly lower income, overrepresentation among essential workers, and health disparities which include… Read More >

Planned Parenthood – Dec. Share the Plate

Social Justice

by Dawn Blackmore, Share the Plate Team. Planned Parenthood Wisconsin is our December Share the Plate recipient. Planned Parenthood has… Read More >

Holiday Community Giving

Social Justice, Religious Education, Holiday

Rev. Kimberlee Tomczak Carlson Spread joy this holiday season through giving and community connections! Though we cannot gather in Coffee… Read More >

Widening the Circle of Concern

Social Justice, Black Lives Matter

by Mary Devitt, BLM2WUU Coordinator. UUA President Susan Frederick-Gray’s recent letter called the UUA’s Commission on Institutional Change’s report Widening… Read More >

Food, Climate Change & Equity

Social Justice

Combat Climate Change & Promote Equity by Improving our Food System by Bruce Wiggins, Earth Justice Ministry. Our food system… Read More >

Share the Plate–Zao MKE Church

Social Justice

By Dawn Blackmore, Share the Plate Team. Zao MKE Church is our November Share the Plate recipient. Since 2016, Zao MKE… Read More >

Take Action to Defend Democracy

Social Justice

From Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom Friends, We have each pledged to protect and defend our democracy as part of our Unitarian… Read More >

All-In For the Election Challenge

Social Justice

by Jerry Fredrickson, UU the Vote Team. Imagine what impact we could have if every member of our three largest… Read More >

Deep Listening

Social Justice, Personal & Spiritual Development

The Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom. This October, our community will explore what it means to be a people of deep listening…. Read More >

Jacob Blake and the Healing Work of Anti-Racism

Social Justice

Dear First Church Members and Friends, We write to you with heavy hearts, in this painful week following the Kenosha… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Faith in the Streets – Black Lives Matter

Social Justice, Black Lives Matter

Right now, we are witnessing our country shift towards understanding and supporting Black lives. This is a history-changing moment, and… Read More >