Facing Individualism and Fear With Collectivism and Love

Dec. 4, 2017. By Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. While my first degree is in political science, I am no tax expert. And granted, there are smarter people in this world analyzing today’s political situations. But here is what I am observing about the tax bill passed by the Senate early Saturday morning: This is a battle of rampant individualism versus communitarianism. The tax plan is in part a method of stripping away the economic support of collectivism and further eroding the belief that government can help lift up all of us. It will be used in the future to sanctify program cuts that have tried to address systemic […]

Secular Social Justice 2018

Tue., Apr. 7, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., All Souls Church Unitarian, 1500 Harvard St. NW, Washington, DC. Hosted by the American Humanist Association. Cost: $10-25. Register here. More information here. Contact Sincere Kirabo, AHA social justice coordinator, 202-238-9088, ext. 111. This all-day event is dedicated to developing awareness and providing training opportunities about sociopolitical issues impacting communities of color through workshops, discussion, networking and coalition-building.