UU Trivia Question of the Day #40

Robert West inherited a troubled UUA when he was elected the second president, in 1969.  He had tried to avoid the nomination, but ultimately decided that he needed to run in order to prevent a particular constituency from taking the presidency instead.

Preventing someone in one of these following categories from becoming president was West’s deciding motivation for running for president.  Which one was it?

a) a white person

b) a black person

c) a woman

d) a homosexual

e) a young person

f) an old person

g) a handicapped person

h) a Republican

i) a Democrat

j) a Socialist

k) a non-Unitarian Universalist

l) a Christian

m) a Humanist



Filed under Liberal Religious History, Unitarian-Universalism

2 responses to “UU Trivia Question of the Day #40

  1. I’m guessing a humanist or a socialist. Trying to recall what year Jack ran.

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