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Three people are dead and nine more injured after a lone gunman stormed Colorado Springs' Planned Parenthood and opened fire. The entire ordeal lasted for over five hours and ended with the gunman, Robert L. Dear, in cus ...

Category: Disasters, Human Rights, Politics, Social Justice, Citizens Rights

Joe Kennedy, Bremerton High School's assistant football coach, has been suspended after he defied the school district's orders to not pray on the field after the high school's football games. Bremerton has been praying o ...

Category: Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Human Rights, Citizens Rights

A sentence that has more to say might use a semicolon in the middle; the words continue on the other side of the grammatical symbol for "there is more to say about this." Many people today are tattooing themselves with t ...

Category: Aid, Human Rights

The founder of the advocacy group Freedom From Religion Foundation has died at age 88 in Wisconsin. A pioneer in the effort to create a secular society, she leaves a legacy of activism that has inspired atheists, agnosti ...

Category: Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Human Rights, Science, freedom from religion

Pope Francis continues his tradition of speaking with pointed candor on urgent issues of the day, this time commenting on the awful costs, and some of the root causes, of war. President Obama headlines a panel at a Georg ...

Category: Equal Rights, Human Rights, Online Ordination, Religion, Citizens Rights

All human societies have been shaped by religion. A current view in science holds that the human belief in a great deity an all-powerful entity who oversees human action and metes out judgment and punishment is essential ...

Category: Human Rights, Morality, Religion

Amid the grief and outpouring of support for those murdered in Paris comes the wailing of tears from another continent, where they are also suffering unspeakable brutality from extremists armed with weapons of war and eq ...

Category: Human Rights, Islam, Morality, Politics, Social Justice

0 Reasons Why Homophobia Makes No Sense (Part 2)](/assets/ulc/blog/scaled/lesbian-wedding.jpg){.alignleft .size-thumbnail .wp-image-3476 width=150 height=150}In a recent blog entry titled "10 Reasons Why Homophobia Makes ...

Category: Equal Rights, Human Rights, Politics, Social Equality, Citizens Rights

Why the ULC Ministries cannot stay silent on Pastor Richey's broken silence on gay marriageThis is the third installment of the ULC Ministries's "Fear Blog" series where we highlight the ways in which fear is used in ina ...

Category: Equal Rights, Human Rights, Morality, Politics, Social Equality

It has been reported that comedian and actor Tracy Morgan went on a "homophobic rant" at a Nashville comedy club last night. His comments were not well-received by the crowd, and the backlash has been great. Comments abo ...

Category: Human Rights, Social Equality