America

This list includes every page tagged with "America."

  • By Ibram X Kendi
    From WorshipWeb
    If I could somehow shape the world, we would eradicate the term 'not racist.' It would force people to recognize that they’re either racist or anti-racist.
  • By Kristen L. Harper
    From WorshipWeb
    We will ring out the ghosts of those lost in the middle passages, lost to the whips and depravation, lost to the lynches and the bullets, lost to the prisons and the chains of racism.
  • By Otto O'Connor
    From WorshipWeb
    Let us pay tribute to our movement ancestors, many of them transwomen of color who led the first rebellion that night.
  • By Lindasusan Ulrich
    From Braver/Wiser
    If justice is to be realized, our voices must speak loudly—even boisterously—of love.
  • By Erika A. Hewitt, Paul S Sawyer
    From WorshipWeb
    To a camp of soldiers, the notes of Taps meant that, unless you were on duty, you could close your eyes and sleep in peace.
  • By Michael Bronski, Richie Chevat
    From Beacon Press
    Queer history didn't start with Stonewall. This book explores how LGBTQ people have always been a part of our national identity, contributing to the country and culture for over 400 years
  • By James Gertmenian
    From Braver/Wiser
    Love without justice is not love. Compassion without deeds is not compassion. Faith without action is not faith. And religion without politics is not religion. In my view, people of faith are not entitled to avoid politics for the sake of a short-lived spiritual high.
  • By Ryan Lugalia-Hollon, Daniel Cooper
    From Beacon Press
    A narrative-driven exploration of policing and the punishment of disadvantage in Chicago, and a new vision for repairing urban neighborhoods
  • By Daniel Gregoire
    From Braver/Wiser
    Something new could come out of this moment of discomfort; something like healing. This is our opportunity to reimagine what Thanksgiving could be — and who we could be.
  • By Isabel Call
    From WorshipWeb
    We celebrate Thanksgiving because gratitude is essential to human life. But grief is essential for healing our history of violence. The 400-year-old story we've heard about harmony between people of different backgrounds just isn't true.