Tag: socialjustice

A Look at the Real Effects of the Pre-Trial Fairness Act

On Wednesday, December 6, 2023, at 6:00pm, Tree of Life Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 5603 Bull Valley Road in McHenry, is hosting a public forum examining the history of the campaign to pass the Illinois Pre-Trial Fairness Act and how it actually is being implemented in the criminal justice system despite strong opposition.

Documentary Viewing

“No Time to Fail” gives a behind-the-scenes look at the work that went into holding an election amidst a pandemic and highlights election workers’ importance to our democracy. Please join us for a sobering look at how we can make democracy work.

Regarding the events of January 6, 2021

January 7, 2021

Dear Tree of Life Community,

How are you doing? Earlier this week, many of us were watching with anticipation and perhaps anxiety as the long-awaited special election in Georgia concluded. Yesterday we woke to the news that Congress had started the (usually boring) process … read more.

Prayer Vigil Monday, June 8, 2020

The Tree of Life Social Justice Team extends a special invitation to join us for George Floyd Memorial Parking Lot Vigil in conjunction with other McHenry County congregational gatherings sponsored by the Faith Leaders of McHenry County on Monday, June 8 at 7pm in our … read more.