Lil Woolf

A Visit to Stewart Detention Center

Dave Zenner and I went to the Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, GA recently to visit detainees in partnership with El Refugio, an organization that offers free hospitality to families who drive to this remote location to visit family members who are being held there. These detainees are actually undocumented men who are in this country …

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GA Day 3

I  am amazed at how interesting and rewarding it was to hear the report on how the UUA’s financial divestment of fossil fuel investments is making an impact.  “First class in responsible investing”!  Lil

Ware Lecture speaker

What an amazing and energizing day we’ve had! The speaker at the Ware Lecture was Eboo Patel, renowned interfaith leader, who shared stories of his work and showed us how Americans from George Washington to Martin Luther King were ” interfaith leaders”. When he finished speaking I was left feeling as if I could listen …

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Thursday activities

I’ve heard some powerful reasons today to be mindful of caring for our world, as well as a great presentation about Compassionate Consumption, from the author of ‘Behind the Kitchen Door’, Saru Jayaraman. She talked about the plight of restaurant workers who try to live on their meager wages.