(RNS) — When we see a white police officer kneeling on a black body, we are witnessing an act of worship honoring the demons of racism.
(RNS) — Historically, the 'gift' of salvation has been weaponized time and time again to justify intervention and conquest.
(RNS) — The leaders of two congregations that have suffered violence incited by hate, we recognize the president's 'emergency' isn’t about an invasion, but the language of governmental overreach.
WARRENTON, N.C. (RNS) — As North Carolina wrestles with the aftermath of Jim Crow, some of the churches bound up in the racial history of the region are slowly fading from view.
(RNS) "People prayed, people went to church. I remember on Sundays the stores were closed," said an Arizona state senator.
(RNS) At every time, in every age, we need dissenters, who speak out about injustice.
(RNS) Nothing rallies the troops better than self-righteous fury. Tell those who are indeed being victimized that they are under assault by a vulnerable minority, turn attention away from those actually gunning for their money and freedom, and create a scapegoat.