UUFP to Livestream General Assembly

UUFP will live stream most of the general sessions and services of the UUA General Assembly, which will convene in New Orleans. For those that want to connect to the GA, here is a link to the schedule: http://www.uua.org/ga/off-site (Note: All times listed on the site are Central Daylight Time)

Please join us at 4 Palmer St. for live-streaming of the following programs (Note: The times listed below are Eastern Daylight Time.):

June 22      9:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.      General Session II

June 22      9 p.m.-10:30 p.m.         Service of the Living Tradition

June 23      9:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.      General Session III

June 24      9:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.      General Session IV

June 24      6 p.m.-7:15 p.m.           Synergy Bridging Workshop (We will host a potluck supper with desserts.)

June 24      9:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.    Ware Lecture: Bryan Stephenson (see description below)

June 25      1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.      General Session V and Closing

Bryan Stevenson is the founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama. Mr. Stevenson is a widely acclaimed public interest lawyer who has dedicated his career to helping the poor, the incarcerated and the condemned. Under his leadership, EJI has won major legal challenges eliminating excessive and unfair sentencing, exonerating innocent death row prisoners, confronting the abuse of the incarcerated and the mentally ill and aiding children prosecuted as adults. Mr. Stevenson has successfully argued several cases in the United States Supreme Court and recently won a historic ruling that mandatory life-without-parole sentences for all children 17 or younger are unconstitutional. Mr. Stevenson has also initiated major new anti-poverty and anti-discrimination efforts that challenge the legacy of racial inequality in America.

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