The “White Moderate” is still our national stumbling block

What I’m thinking about this MLK Day

“I Am A Man Mural” in Memphis, TN. Photo by author.

Years ago, a Sudanese friend advised me to recommend Letter From Birmingham Jail to people who couldn’t understand the frustrations of those who have been historically oppressed. “You’ll be surprised at how many people have never read it,” he said.




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Writings about faith and culture from Memphis, TN. “That relentless, tall guy.”

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