Category: Social Justice

MLK@TUS

To honor the vision and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, as well as our own aspirations to build the Beloved Community, we host the annual MLK@TUS event that honors this great human.  A chance to go deeper on racism, as well as to … read more.

Climate Strike — September 20, 2019

This September 20-27th, millions of people around the world will walk out of our workplaces and homes to join youth climate strikers on the streets and demand an end to the age of fossil fuels, corporate pollution, and environmental destruction.

Our house is on fire — … read more.

The Refugee Student Project

Beginning in 1995, while the war in Bosnia was in full swing, we began to bring students whose educations had been terminated by the fighting to study at Rutgers.  Called the Bosnian Student Project, over a period of years sixteen students earned bachelor’s degrees, … read more.

UU FaithAction NJ

All 21 Unitarian Universalist congregations in New Jersey are members of the UU FaithAction of New Jersey, a social justice action network that promotes legislative advocacy and social action to bring about justice in the state and our local communities.  For more information, please see … read more.

Lost Souls Public Memorial Project

The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project is a community-based grassroots efforts to heal a tragic incident of local history in which a corrupt Middlesex County judge sold 144+ African Americans from around the region into permanent slavery in the Deep South in 1818. 

The Unitarian Society … read more.