Comments on proposed UUA Bylaws change for Social Witness process

by Neal McBurnett

The UUA is proposing changes in their Social Witness process, the one run by the Commission on Social Witness:

See background and details at this UUWIki page and add your own insights:

That page includes a background: survey from 2004, the text of the proposal, information on previous reports, minority reports, and proposals that failed in the past.

The bylaws change would reduce the frequency of Study Action Issues to just one every 4 years (rather than one new one per year), lengthen the process, etc.

I think we need to reject the bylaws change at this time. for these reasons: