Dear USH Members and Friends

Dear USH Members and Friends,         As you have probably gathered, we too have come to the decision that it is necessary to cancel all in-person gatherings at the Unitarian Society of Hartford Meeting House until further notice. This includes Worship services and Circle Dinners. We have made this decision not out of […]

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Americans of Conscience – We Make an Impact March 2020

We Make an Impact Progress updates on issues we’ve included in past Checklists. Ending warrantless immigration checks The 4th Amendment of our Constitution grants all people freedom from unreasonable search. In instances when a search is necessary, a judge must authorize this and set clear limitations. As you are probably aware, Immigration and Customs Enforcement […]

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Americans of Conscience 2020

174 weeks down, 33 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value equality. Support the dignity of your rainbow of neighbors from every religion, race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sexual orientation, […]

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GHIAA Welfare Lien Writing Guide

Welfare Lien Letter Writing Guide The Issue: When falling on hard times or facing vulnerable circumstances, Connecticut families are offered what appears to be genuine recovery support. Families are encouraged to seek support from the State by the mission of the Department of Social Services (DSS), which expresses a commitment to “provide person-centered programs and […]

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GHIAA Clean Slate Action Alert

GHIAA is sharing this clean slate action alert with permission from its member institution CCJF and we ask GHIAA members to please write to your legislators following the template below. CLEAN SLATE Action Alert! The Issue: Mass incarceration and the consequences of having a criminal record impacts the entire nation because of its historically unprecedented scope, […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of March 1, 2020

172 weeks down, 35 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value equality. Support the dignity of your rainbow of neighbors from every religion, race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sexual orientation, […]

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Americans of Conscience week of February 16th, 2020

170 weeks down, 37 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. Note: Every action on the AoC Checklist is now *clickable*. Help us track our collective impact by clicking any action […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of Feb 5th, 2020

Americans of Conscience Checklist  -Submitted by Judy Sullivan, USH Social Justice Chair; Source: https://americansofconscience.com/    February  5th, 2020   168 weeks down, 39 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. Note: Every […]

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