Some things about Aretha’s homegoing didn’t really hit until the next day. Rev. Jesse Jackson’s words was one of them. Linda Brown died earlier this year (in March, if I’m remembering correctly). Her
Multiple streams of the Black church flow through me. I grew up in the evangelical/conservative wing of the Disciples tradition. My mother, her sister, and her brother grew up Methodist. And while non
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In all of the hubbub of the upcoming release of Omarosa’s book, the news of another Ferguson protestor dying on Friday didn’t make it into the zeitgeist. His name is Allen Frazier and he leaves behind
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I am not an optimist by nature. Never have been. This is why I need afro-futurism; to remind myself that there are black people in the future. I need afro-futurism so I can imagine what Mike Brown wou
Some years ago now, I did a mini-rant post on the dearth of Unitarian Universalist scholarly writing on religion available in the marketplace of ideas. I’m here to do it again. I’m working on a book p
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