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bringbackourgirlsBring Back our Girls: 

Mother's Day rally on cordner of Atherton and Bellflower, May 11, 2014.  To remind people of the 200 girls kidnapped in Nigeria.  The international community is supportng the Nigerians.  He offer our love, hope, and support.  About 71 embers participated. Honk if you agree!

 

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Rev. Mitra meets the LGBTQIA group

In May 2012 Rev. Mitra's Getting to Know You meetings included an LGBTQIA group of about 20 people discussing their experiences, hopes, struggles and dreams at UUCLB and beyond. At that meeting many expressed hope for continued meetings of this group.

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Bayard Rustin

 

2012 marks the 100th anniversary of Bayard Rustin’s birth—a visionary strategist and activist who has been called “the unknown hero” of the civil rights movement.

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A disciple of Gandhi, a mentor to Martin Luther King Jr., and the architect of the 1963 March on Washington, Rustin dared to live as an openly gay man during the fiercely homophobic 1940s, 1950s and 1960s.