The Gender & Sexual Diversity Monitoring Group seeks to uphold UU Principles in order to assist and support the safe and equitable representation and inclusion of sexual and gender minorities and their supporters in Canadian Unitarian Universalist congregations by offering education, representation, political action, and historical preservation.
That all Canadian Unitarian Universalist congregations and organizations concretely reach out to and support communities who may be experiencing oppression based on their gender and/or sexual identities.
The Group seeks to uphold Unitarian Universalist Principles in order to assist and support the safe and equitable representation and inclusion of sexual and gender minorities and their supporters in Canadian Unitarian Universalist congregations by offering education, representation, political action, and historical preservation.”Therefore be it resolved that the Canadian Unitarian Council affirm the preferential option for the poor which calls for public policies to address and overcome disparities between rich and poor and which calls on governments to carefully consider all reasonable alternatives rather than adopting economic and social policies that require disadvantaged groups in society to make the greatest sacrifices….”
Actions and Issues
The CUC and UUMOC speak out and our voices are heard. Our recent letter urging the government to overturn the denied visas in time for the June 25-27 World Pride Event has been met with a positive response: six of ten … Continue reading
Unitarians proudly display rainbow flags and banners, and march in PRIDE parades in solidarity with the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) community. The majority of Unitarian and Unitarian Universalist congregations are Welcoming Congregations, which are intentionally inviting and safe communities for LGBTQ folks. Learn more about joining a congregation for a Pride march. Continue reading