Dynamics of Democracy

Here on the precipice of election day, in a time when the very stuff of democracy is under attack, one has every right to feel very anxious about the future of the United States and our world at large. We Unitarian Universalists have long upheld democracy as sacred enough to enshrine in our principles, worthy enough to be the primary means by which we govern ourselves and our congregations. Short of voting (and of course, please go vote!), what may we do to strengthen the weave of democracy in these fraught times?