Tag Archive | Racism in America

Racism in America (part six)

We continue our series on Racism in America with four short articles this time. I hope you had a chance to dig into Bishop Mark Sykes’ courageous pastoral on racism and white supremacy that I published in Tuesday. If not, you can find it on the right side of my site at the top of […]

Racism in America (part five) ~ A bishop’s courage

Bishop Mark Seitz of El Paso, Texas, kneels at El Paso’s Memorial Park holding a Black Lives Matter sign June 1. Seitz and other clergy from the diocese prayed and kneeled for eight minutes, the time George Floyd, an unarmed black man, spent under a police officer’s knee before dying May 25. (CNS/Courtesy of El […]

Racism in America ~ part four

This is the fourth in my series in Racism in America. But we’ll take a darker turn here as we look at slavery, lynchings and beatings and some of the brutal things that we white people have done to black folk or should I say continue to do to black people. I began these few […]

Racism in America (part three) how can we learn about our role in it?

The assumptions of white privilege and what we can do about it Amy Cooper knew exactly what she was doing. We all do. And that’s the problem. by Bryan N. Massingale I’ve shared two posts so far on the subject of Racism in America. The first one began with an essay that a friend of […]