Unitarian Universalism Examiner

“In the fateful year of 1929, when the Great Depression was beginning, Time magazine chose as its Man of the Year a Universalist—a layman named Owen D. Young,” Rev. Buehrens said. “You probably don’t even know his name. But Will Rogers, the humorist, said he wanted Owen D. Young to be the Democratic candidate for President in 1932, as the most likely to get us out of the Depression.

“Back then Owen Young was known as perhaps the most progressive and effective business leader, peacemaker, and advocate for ordinary working people that America had.”  Read more

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