Authority and Unitarian Universalism: Thinking for Yourself in a Climate of Groupthink

Liberalism has long been defined by its aversion to authority, which is why it values the democratic principle of everyone having a voice in how they are governed. Yet today, rather than flourishing, democracy is being diminished by extremism on both the right and the left. In this sermon, we’ll focus on our historic commitment to preserving and promoting the distribution of power and the freedom of dissent.