White Evangelicals Must Ask, "Why Does Our Theology Lead to Republicanism?"

Much virtual ink has been spilled discussing the merits of the term…


Tolerance for Racism Paved the Way for the Moral Bankruptcy of This Moment

The credible sexual abuse allegations leveled at political leaders keep coming.…


Race Conversations for People of Color in the Trump Era

The Trump administration has never been on the side of people of color. The…


Red and Blue & Black and White: Untangling Race, Religion and Politics in America

They say you should never talk about race, religion, or politics in polite…


The Bad Optics of White Male Domination in the US Senate

Another controversy has erupted in the US government regarding gender, race,…


"Alternative Facts" in a Racialized Society

President Trump suggests his presidential inauguration was attended by and…


Pass The Mic: Reflections On President Obama’s Legacy

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar and Tyler look back at the past 8…


"Show up. Dive in. Stay at it."--Reflections on President Obama's Farewell Speech

NOTE: The following is not an endorsement of all of President Obama's policies…


Reasons I’m Sad to See the First Black Presidency End

In this new year, Americans and the world are trying to prepare themselves for…


Pass The Mic: Perspective

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar and Tyler are joined by Adam A.T.…


Pass The Mic: The Election of 2016

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar and Tyler discuss the fall out…


Processing Donald Trump With Jemar Tisby

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar Tisby reflects on the election of…


Pass The Mic: Education And The Expectations Project

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar and Tyler are joined by Dr. Nicole…


Jesus and Your Political Party

Jesus didn’t (and doesn’t) fit neatly into any political party. His kingdom is…


Whatever Happened to Civility?

Incivility in American politics is hardly new. Politicians and ordinary…


Injustice and the Death Sentence

The Death Penalty is a constant source of political and Christian debate. Like…


Pass The Mic: A Pastoral Perspective On The 2016 Election

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTyler is joined by Pastor Earon James to…


Pass The Mic: Eugene Scott

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar and Tyler are joined by CNN…


Trump’s Challenge to Evangelical Values and Racism

It has been said that 11:00am on Sunday morning is the most segregated hour in…


Potty Politics: Patience in the Midst of Legislative Turmoil

Many years ago the educational program Schoolhouse Rock! was a mainstay in my…