Fighting to End Virginia’s Gerrymandering

“GERRYMANDERING is the deliberate manipulation of legislative district boundaries to advantage or benefit a particular party or group, or to cause disadvantage or harm to an opposing party or group. It distorts the electoral process, undermines democracy, and renders legislative elections a meaningless exercise.” – OneVirginia2021​ ONE PERSON, ONE VOTE

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Loved Individuals, Beloved Community

By Kathryn Ozyurt Christine Woods, who has been a long time favorite Sunday Morning Forum moderator, helped forum participants (via the Socratic method) choose their own subject for discussion on March 18. A vote on topics such as, “why are people afraid of students speaking out,” and “how do we

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A Saving Faith

This reflection was read aloud by its author from UUFP’s pulpit on Sunday, March 11, 2018. It's the end of our fundraising canvass and I've been asked to give our final member testimonial of the season.  The idea apparently is to convey just what the Fellowship means to me in

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​“Restrictions on Virginia Gerrymandering”

Executive Director OneVirginia2021 Brian Cannon will review the current status of redistricting reform taking place at the Virginia General Assembly. Becoming Executive Director of OneVirginia2021 in January 2015, Brian brings over a decade of experience in non-profit leadership, community building, fundraising, and bipartisan advocacy for state policy issues. Previously, he

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A Like-minded Community

As you'd expect, a covenant to support one's church with time, talent and financial resources is vital to its health! Our thanks to Steve Farthing, who is serving as UUFP's 2018 Canvass Chair. We are grateful for Steve and a number of fellow members who have been sharing their testimonials

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