Category: Racial Justice

Finding My Inner Warrior

By Melba Pattillo Beals Melba Pattillo Beals was one of nine African American students chosen to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957. Anyone who has seen photos or television footage of...

We Need You

The Struggle with Tokenism by Mihee Kim-Kort “Tokenism does not change stereotypes of social systems but works to preserve them, since it dulls the revolutionary impulse.” Mary Daly, radical feminist philosopher and theologian I...

What We All Get Wrong About Racism

By Leslie Leyland Fields We are all racist in some ways. We all make judgments based on externalities. We all categorize—it is the mind’s natural state to sort and order and try to contain...

Unauthorized Walls

Asian American Christian Undocumented Residents Overcoming Barriers By Russell Jeung “I used to bus from work to UCLA and it would take two hours each way. That’s the whole day on the bus. And...