CUSJ Supports First Nations Goals

2013 01 12  First Nations Page updated with results of meetings between Harper and Shawn Atleo and with an excellent handbill on the consequences of Bill C-45 which the First Nations want many parts of to be repealed. CUSJ joins with First Nations. We support their goals to have treaty rights upheld, to have fair … Read moreCUSJ Supports First Nations Goals

Bill C-10 Senate Letter Writing Campaign

CUSJ has just posted a set of talking points and sample letters to help you in your letter writing campaign.  We have also posted the proposed Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Policy for discussion at the CUC annual meeting.  We hope we have provided all the information congregations will need to discuss these issues and form their own … Read moreBill C-10 Senate Letter Writing Campaign

CUSJ joins Sept 26 2011 action on Tar Sands

e-mail To the Ottawa Action Network Organizing the September 26th Rally against the Tar Sands September 21, 2011 Dear organizers of the Ottawa Action on the Tar Sands. At its September 16th board meeting, Canadian Unitarians For Social Justice voted to support this action against the tar stands and that it agrees with the following … Read moreCUSJ joins Sept 26 2011 action on Tar Sands

Sisters in Spirit and Walk 4 Justice

Sisters in Spirit are walking again with other aboriginal women from Vancouver to parliament hill, seeking justice and solutions for the extreme violence against aboriginal women, especially the many women who have just disappeared across the country. Ottawa Unitarians provided dinner for the final feast on September 19th, 2011. As they walked, more and more people … Read moreSisters in Spirit and Walk 4 Justice

JUSTnews – Summer 2009 – Vol 13, No. 1

Justnews Vol. 13 No 1 Cover Story The Earth is Hiring by Paul Dawkin:  Commencement Address to the class of 2009, University of Portland, May 3rd, 2009.  A vision of how we will change and who is leading us. Other Articles The Revitalization of CUSJ by Philip Symons Canada Should Endorse and Implement the UN … Read moreJUSTnews – Summer 2009 – Vol 13, No. 1