Worth Reading

March 18, 2006

From the UUA World online:

The elevator story

A racially-charged encounter seen through different eyes reveals worlds of difference.
By Special Review Commission

As members of a commission appointed to look into contentious events at the 2005 General Assembly were interviewing witnesses and participants, they heard two very different accounts of a single event. In their interim report to the UUA board of trustees in January 2006… the commission members shared both accounts in “The Elevator Story: A Metaphor,” which they offered for reflection on the complexities of racism and ageism. –The editors

Or you can find the whole interim report here. (pdf)


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