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June 23

Unitarian Universalist Association

1977 – At General Assembly in Ithaca, New York, the Unitarian Universalist Association passed the ground-breaking Women and Religion Resolution, which called on Unitarian Universalists to examine in their own lives the way in which traditional religious beliefs have devalued women. The resolution called on the UUA to “avoid sexist assumptions and language in the future.”

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Duncan Howlett

Howlett, Duncan (1906-2003)

Duncan Howlett was born May 15, 1906, in Newton, Massachusetts. He received the SB. degree from ... Read More
Otis Gray Harrison

Otis, Harrison Gray (1765-1848)

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Conrad Aiken

Aiken, Conrad (1889-1973)

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Amos Lawrence

Lawrence, Amos (1786-1852)

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