How to Fight Racism, Part 3 - Commitment to Action

Is racism mostly a reality of the past? Has America largely overcome its…


A Better Statement on Christianity and Justice: The Chicago Declaration of Evangelical Social Concern

A recent statement entitled “The Gospel and Social Justice” has deservedly…


Of Sh*tholes and Section 8: A Response to Rod Dreher

In the current state of public discourse offensive statements have become…


If Philando Castile Was a Threat, Then Black People are Never Safe

The recent not guilty verdict of the officer who killed Philando Castile has…


Bryan Stevenson Talks Confederate Monuments, Justice, and Repentance

Bryan Stevenson, founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, recently spoke on The…


"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…


Black Lives and the 'Perfect Victim' Illusion

Fact-Checking Before LamentingWe don’t really know all the facts. Those are…


Tamir Rice and the Fears of Black Fathers for Their Sons

Another blow has been struck against confidence in the criminal justice system…


Where Do We Go from Ferguson?: Race Relations in America A Year after Mike Brown’s Death

Sunday August 9, 2015 marks one year since white former police officer Darren…


Amidst Racial Tensions, Lecrae Asks, "Can You Help Me Understand?"

If you think America is post-racial, just wait about seven days and you will…


A Tough Mind and a Tender Heart : Relevant Words from MLK, Jr. about Ferguson

Hermeneutics of LiberationOn November 24, 2014, I had the sweet privilege of…