Raising Shasta Dam threatens cultural survival of Winnemem Wintu tribe

Members of the Winnemem Wintu tribe – whose traditional lands lie along the McCloud River above the Shasta Dam – face an imminent threat from proposals to raise the dam. U.S. Representative Jim Costa (D – Fresno), has introduced a bill – H.R. 4125 – that would authorize raising the …

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UUJM Offers Congregational Discernment and Engagement Program

Geared toward congregations trying to revitalize or start a healthy justice program, CDEP helps congregations look at their history, vision their future and plan their path. The three-part workshop series, facilitated by UUJM staff or a certified UUJM covers the following objectives: While each congregation’s needs differ, we have identified …

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