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A Call to Justice

A Call to Justice

July 1, 2020
Dean Kelly Brown Douglas hosts a Facebook Live conversation with Bishop Mariann Budde.

They explore what it means to be Church during the recent #BlackLivesMatter protests. They also talk about being a parent during these times.

Navajo Nation During COVID-19

Navajo Nation During COVID-19

June 29, 2020
Facebook Live conversation between Dean Kelly Brown Douglas and Bishop David Bailey & Cornelia Eaton on Navajo Nation During COVID-19. Bishop David Bailey & Cornelia Eaton both serve in the Episcopal Church in Navajoland. Watch many conversations by visiting the EDS at Union Facebook page.
COVID-19 and the Environment

COVID-19 and the Environment

June 24, 2020
Join EDS at Union on Tuesday, May 12th at 2:15 PM ET for a Facebook Live conversation between Dean Kelly Brown Douglas and Karenna Gore on COVID 19 and the Environment. Karenna Gore is the founder and director of the Center for Earth Ethics (CEE) at Union Theological Seminary. The Center for Earth Ethics bridges the worlds of religion, academia, policy and culture to discern and pursue the changes that are necessary to stop ecological destruction.
Covid-19 and the Religious Left

Covid-19 and the Religious Left

June 22, 2020
Join EDS at Union on Thursday, May 7th at 3:15 PM ET for a Facebook Live conversation between Dean Kelly Brown Douglas and Jack Jenkins on COVID 19 and the Religious Left. Jack Jenkins is a national reporter for the Religion News Service, covering religion and politics, and is the author of the recent book, American Prophets: The Religious Roots of Progressive Politics and the Ongoing Fight for the Soul of the Country.
A Living Wage During Covid-19

A Living Wage During Covid-19

June 17, 2020
Join EDS at Union on Wednesday, May 6th at 2:15 PM ET for a Facebook Live conversation between Dean Kelly Brown Douglas and Saru Jayaraman on COVID 19 and a Living Wage. Saru Jayaraman is the President of One Fair Wage and Co-Founder of the Restaurant Opportunities Centers United (ROC United).
The Homeless Community & COVID-19

The Homeless Community & COVID-19

June 15, 2020
On Friday, 4/24 at 2:15 PM ET, Dean Kelly Brown Douglas will speak with David Giffen about COVID-19's impact on NYC's homeless population. David Giffen is the Executive Director of the Coalition for the Homeless.
Darnell Moore and Kelly Brown Douglas Discuss COVID-19 and US Culture

Darnell Moore and Kelly Brown Douglas Discuss COVID-19 and US Culture

June 11, 2020

Dean Kelly Brown Douglas speaks with activist and author Darnell Moore on how COVID-19 is impacting US culture. Moore is the author of No Ashes in the Fire and is Director of Inclusion Strategy for Content and Marketing at Netflix.

COVID-19’s Impact on the Poor

COVID-19’s Impact on the Poor

June 8, 2020
Dean Kelly Brown Douglas speaks with the Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis on COVID-19's impact on the the Poor. Dr. Theoharis is the Co-chair of the Poor People's Campaign and the Director of the Kairos Center for Religions, Rights, and Social Justice.
COVID-19: Transitioning to Virtual Worship

COVID-19: Transitioning to Virtual Worship

June 1, 2020
Dean Kelly Brown Douglas speaks with Dr. Sandra Montes about the Episcopal Church's transition to virtual worship. Dr. Montes is the interim worship director at Union Theological Seminary and is the Spanish-language resource consultant at the Episcopal Church Foundation.
COVID-19’s Impact on Mental Health and Safety

COVID-19’s Impact on Mental Health and Safety

May 22, 2020

Dean Kelly Brown Douglas speaks with the Rev. Dr. Pamela Cooper-White on caring for those in abusive relationships and those in recovery during a time of self-isolation and quarantine. Dr. Cooper-White is an Episcopal priest and is the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Union Theological Seminary.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-8255
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