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Website: http://www.urinorthamerica.org

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URI’s North American Cooperation Circles in the United States and Canada provide support for the poor and homeless; mobilize an interfaith communities to engage in environmental issues like climate change, energy conservation, and renewable energy; address gang violence and the need for safe after school programs in low income communities; and build interfaith understanding and cooperation in communities with growing numbers of religious minorities.

URI North America is forming a nonprofit entity to create a strong core message, develop strategic initiatives and fundraise for its work.

THE URI NORTH AMERICA SUPPORT STAFF

May peace prevail in the North America Region.

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Sari Heidenreich

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San Francisco United States

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March 6, 2017 11:52 AM

Video: Representing URI at DC Press Conference on Immigration

This afternoon I had the privilege of representing URI North America at a press conference in front of the White House responding to the recent executive order on refugees and immigrants.

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Sari Heidenreich

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March 3, 2017 8:08 AM

The Future of America is at Stake

A joint reflection with Rita Semel on the desecration of Jewish cemeteries

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February 21, 2017 1:17 PM

Editorial: More People of Faith Need to Speak Up

Do people of faith have anything unique to bring to the struggles of the present moment? Can they do more than simply swell the multitudes protesting in the street or overwhelming Capitol telephone lines?

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February 9, 2017 6:47 PM

A letter from the Environmental Resource CC: How to stand with Standing Rock

Below you will find a list of ways you and your community can take action to defend the rights of the Standing Rock Sioux, protect drinking water for millions, and ensure the health of land, air and water for future generations.

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Katherine Hreib

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February 9, 2017 11:35 AM

A Eulogy for William K. Bowes, Jr.

Read the complete transcript of the homily offered by The Right Rev. William E. Swing, URI President and Founder, and lifelong friend, at Bill Bowes' memorial service on February 6, 2017.

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Bishop Swing

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February 8, 2017 2:37 PM

Across the US, Interfaith Groups Rally to Support Refugees, Immigrants, Muslims

URI North America presents three examples show what interfaith solidarity looks like and the true colors of humanity in these difficult times.

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February 3, 2017 4:40 PM

Growing the URI Network in Florida

A congregation in West Palm Beach, Florida, wanted to jump into interfaith work and got in touch with me.

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Bishop Swing

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January 31, 2017 12:20 PM

Give to Bigotry No Sanction, to Persecution No Assistance

Read Victor Kazanjian's powerful article on The Huffington Post about refugees, equality, and the American dream.

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January 30, 2017 3:42 PM

URI President William Swing Encourages Interfaith Solidarity

The Right Rev. William E. Swing, URI President and Founding Trustee, says right now that standing in solidarity with the Muslim community is critical after President Trump's most recent executive order.

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January 30, 2017 1:39 PM

An open letter to concerned citizens around the world

As we witness the events unfolding in the United States, we at the United Religions Initiative reject any call from anyone that encourages behavior which diminishes the humanity of others.

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