Back from Sabbatical

Guess What… Hi! Hello! How have you been? I know… you can’t answer that question. Comments are turned off. But, still, for your own sake, I’d like you to answer it anyway. How have you been? If you find you aren’t doing too well, then I encourage you to stop what you are doing right … Continue reading Back from Sabbatical

Social Justice/Public Witness – Calendar Week of 5/12/24

Wednesday at 6 National Underground Freedom Railroad Center, 50 E Freedom Way, presents Music, Medicine, and Pieces In Between: Jazz and conversation with Dr. Alvin Crawford. A trailblazing orthopedic surgeon who was the University of Tennessee’s first Black student in 1960, he established Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Orthopedic clinic after military service. Underlying his story are systemic … Continue reading Social Justice/Public Witness – Calendar Week of 5/12/24

Social Justice/Public Witness – Calendar Week of 4/22/24

Monday at 2 Right To Be hosts its popular webinar: Bystander Intervention To Stop Xenophobic Harassment. You’ll start by talking about types of disrespect immigrants are facing right now — from microaggressions to violence — using a tool called the Spectrum of Disrespect. You’ll learn what to look for and the positive impact bystander intervention has … Continue reading Social Justice/Public Witness – Calendar Week of 4/22/24

Social Justice/Public Witness calendar week of 3/24/24

Thursday at 6 Community Shares is looking for prospective board members; the Zoom meeting tomorrow to look at roles and responsibilities begins at 6 and can be accessed by contacting Executive Director, T. Duane Gordon. If you have prior board experience in organizations like the ones Community Shares supports, consider this opportunity to put faith into action! Trans … Continue reading Social Justice/Public Witness calendar week of 3/24/24

Social Justice/Public Witness Week of 3/18/24

Thursday is a trifecta of opportunities for public witness… The Cincinnati Interfaith Workers Center is at the forefront of protecting immigrant and labor rights in this region. At the next Community Issues Forum tomorrow at noon at Christ Church Cathedral, 318 E 4th St, Magda Orlander, campaign coordinator for CIWC, will discuss the unique struggles … Continue reading Social Justice/Public Witness Week of 3/18/24

Social Justice/Public Witness Newsletter – Week of 3/9/24

Tuesday at 6:30  ACLU Ohio has an action team meeting at Clifton Branch Library, 3400 Brookline. The SW Ohio team coordinator, Riley Taylor, was raised at First UU. For more information, email her. Wednesday at Noon Wednesday, you can zoom in to the MARCC delegate meeting at noon. Josh Spring, Executive Director of  Greater Cincinnati Coalition for the Homeless, … Continue reading Social Justice/Public Witness Newsletter – Week of 3/9/24