I made a decision to have a child, and it’s not a decision my husband and I would have made if we couldn’t have faith that our child — and children like her — could enjoy the freedom to achieve her full potential. Every day I work to make this world worthy of the risk I took.
Camille Dungy, The Sun Magazine, June, 2018, p.5
The U.S. census has reported that the fertility rate in 2017 in the U.S. is 1.8 which is below the 2.1 replacement rate necessary to maintain the population.
The suicide rate is again up from previous years.
These social indicators may mean that Trumpian policies have contributed to Americans having less hope in their own lives and the future.
Can Unitarian Universalism help restore faith in our own well being?