Reconstructing the Gospel

So what happened to Christianity in America? Following the question leads to the heart of America’s original sin, and invites all of us to face another question: Is our God greater than America’s racism? This is a question we must answer, no matter the color of our skin. Slaveholder religion has infected every corner of the church in America—including the black church. We must never forget that there were enslaved people who accepted the theology fed to them on plantations. The original sin of racism in the United States was first and foremost an economic system to benefit the few Read More …

The Radical Work of Healing: Fania and Angela Davis on a New Kind of Civil Rights Activism

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