The Witness Foundation announces new interim president

Shannon Polk, Executive Director of The Witness Foundation moved out of her…


Meet Natasha Robinson, Witness Foundation Interim President

Meet Natasha Robinson, who will be serving as Interim President of The Witness…


Taking Spit: When spiritual abuse masquerades as anointing

My good friend Jemar Tisby recently wrote an excellent article for The Witness…


When the spit hits the fan: Mike Todd and the trap of gospel gimmicks

Editor’s Note: This article contains a full and graphic description of the…


To the Pastors of the TikTok Generation

By now, you’ve probably encountered the infamous video of Pastor Mike Todd of…


Analyzing Racial Trauma in the Age of COVID-19

We are embroiled in one of the most tumultuous periods of our recent…


Colin in Black & White

On October 29, Netflix released Colin in Black & White. The series centers…


The Beautiful Cord Surrounding Black Men

Brown skin, you know I love your Brown skin. I can’t tell where yours begins.…


PTM: “He Saw That It Was Good” with Sho Baraka

 In this episode, Tyler and Jemar are joined by artist, creative, and writer…


The Lasting Effects of the White Evangelical Factory

“Dreadlocks are dirty.” Her frosty white words fell upon my melanated skin as…


Abortion and the Weaponization of Black Wombs

I am not here to debate abortion. In fact, I’m not even going to share my own…


Kirk’s Call That Awakened Us All

It feels like yesterday (It just happened in March. What is time anymore?!)…


Can we Live? The Cost of Respectability Politics

Comedian and actress Mo'Nique recently posted an Instagram saying she was in…


Freedom and the Black Church on Juneteenth

The Black church is at the center of emancipatory events like Juneteenth.…


Why Black and White People Should Commemorate Juneteenth Differently

In junior high and high school whenever the teacher would assign a group…


Naomi Osaka: When Enough is Enough

"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't…


PTM: White Evangelical Racism with Dr. Anthea Butler

Buckle up! We have the incredible Dr. Anthea Butler with us today to talk…


Black Mental Health Matters

In November 2020, the American Psychological Association reported that…


Non-Toxic Masculinity: A Fresh Start

“Meditate and learn to be alone without being lonely...Learn to be quiet…


PTM: The Cost of Reconstruction

This Behind the Mic was too good not to share! Tyler and Jemar talk about the…