Justice Task Forces

The Justice Team helps focus UUCM’s justice initiatives through the work of task forces. These are voted on by the congregation each January.

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Bending the Arc Toward Racial Justice

A Justice Team Task Force The Bending the Arc Toward Racial Justice Task Force works to reduce the effects of white privilege and systemic racism while increasing justice, equity, and compassion, helping UUCM and its members to live their justice values. “I do not pretend to understand the moral universe: the arc is a long […]

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Nisenan Project Team

The UUCM Nisenan Project Team: A UUCM Justice Task Force Supports foothill Nisenan Tribe efforts to stabilize their people and reinstate federal recognition. Provides educational opportunities for the congregation and community. Organizes UUCM members/friends in support of the Nisenan with presence at their events. Informs the community and invites support regarding indigenous issues and actions […]

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Stop the Mine Task Force

UUCM’s Stop the Mine Task Force advocates, supports, and organizes UUCM’s informed opposition to the proposed Rise Gold Mine in Grass Valley. A corporation originating in Canada proposes to reopen one of the largest gold mines in the world after it failed over 70 years ago (the Idaho-Maryland Mine). Rise Gold Corp. wants to build […]