All Souls strives to be an anti-racist congregation. Our mission is to build the Beloved Community Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King spoke of, where all are able to bring and be their full selves. To this end, we are working on dismantling racism within ourselves, our institution, and our culture at large. We welcome you in joining us in this work, wherever you may be on your journey. For more information, contact: email@example.com.
End Money Bail
The money bail system unfairly jails individuals and saddles them with unreasonable financial burdens. Individuals awaiting trial — people who haven’t been convicted of any crime — spend months incarcerated simply because they can’t afford bail. Even more disheartening, research has shown that individuals who can’t afford bail are more likely to be convicted in court than someone who was released on bail. Love Resists has joined Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism (BLUU) in working to end money bail and this system of criminalizing individuals for being poor. (From UUA website). Read more here.