The seven principles we currently agree upon are, like traditional wedding vows: broad, inclusive and sufficiently elastic…
Many active UUs support the Eighth Principle because of the long history of oppression in our nation and in out faith.
Meryl Streep called Harvey Weinstein “God” when giving thanks for a Golden Globe award. She was joking…sort of.
“I decided to venture out from my overwhelmingly Democratic neighborhood and engage Republicans where they live, work and pray..”
“Without the freedom to express ideas, even those that offend, we cannot challenge the status quo nor move society forward.’
What has led us to confuse disagreement over ideas with disapproval of each other? Why is disagreement so uncomfortable and so personal?