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The religious leaders' open letter said the bill would force "America’s most vulnerable people to face unnecessary and immoral obstacles."
You only die once. So why are both federal and state prosecutors separately trying to kill the 22-year-old man who, in July
Climate change "disproportionately impacts African Americans," said church leaders.
I hold both extremes - the Holocaust deniers and the Holocaust revisionists - as offensive to the good people who were all taken from us far too soon. Let them rest in peace. Let the truth prevail.
When the counter-protestors began the chant #AllLivesMatter what they were really saying is that black lives do not matter more than theirs. If these people sincerely believed that #AllLivesMatter, we would not be forced to chant and declare that #BlackLivesMatter.
“I felt it my duty to work among the colored people. Whose business is it, I should like to know? I gave up a lucrative practice
As the congregation and community struggled to make sense of the shooting that left nine members dead, including the church's
Carol Kuruvilla contributed reporting. Emanuel A.M.E. Church After Repairs, ca. 1910 “Particularly during the 20th century
If, as a Christian, rage is absent from your analysis of what happened in Charleston, I am not sure we worship the same God. My God is not docile, and is big enough to hold my anger, frustration and questions.
“Our hearts go out to the terrible tragedy that occurred in Charleston, South Carolina, to the families and all those who
Elder James Johnson, president of Charleston’s chapter of the National Action Network, told HuffPost before the event that
Sitting with church leaders were Michael Brown Sr., and his wife, Cal Brown. Their foundation, Michael Brown Chosen for Change
While the church’s philosophy informs her work in Ferguson, Lamkin acknowledged that the experiences her children had growing
Tensions with police have mounted since Brown's death on Saturday as crowds of protestors have demanded accountability and
When growing up I heard that Sundays were the most segregated day of the week. Not that there is anything wrong with voluntary segregation. But interesting that when left to our own devices we tend to segregate based on race and ethnicity.