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Still Separate, Still Unequal
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:28am | Type: Magazine Article

David Hilfiker 50 years after Brown, segregation remains in force. On May 17, On M ...

A Dream Still Deferred
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Brian Bolton Untitled Normal Page "State of the Dream 2004: Enduring Dispariti ...

Creating New Wineskins
Originally Posted: 07/14/2014 - 9:32am | Type: Magazine Article

J. Daryl Byler While many in the U.S. civil rights movement were busy integrating lunch counters, others took on an even tougher challeng ...

City Songs
Originally Posted: 07/01/2014 - 9:46am | Type: Magazine Article

Larry Bellinger Cornel West is nothing if not prolific. Cornel West is nothing if not prolific. Professor of ...

Going Forth From Egypt
Originally Posted: 07/27/2011 - 10:23am | Type: Magazine Article

Lloyd Wolf A remarkable program for black and Jewish teen-agers goes a long way toward busting stereotypes and fostering reconciliation. ...

Flagging Racial Progress
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 4:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Mississippi votes to keep the 'Stars and Bars.' As the world knows by now, on A ...

How I Changed My Mind
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Bob McLalan A conservative Republican makes the case for reparations for African Americans. I recently heard a ...

Honkey Payback
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Honky, by Yale sociologist Dalton Conley, is a memoir of growing up during the 1970s and 1980s in the projects of ...

Is That Racism on Your Shoe?
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:18pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chris Rice A straight-shooting white friend once commented that whenever blacks and whites are together it's like there's a &qu ...

Knock, Knock. Who's There.
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Census 2000 and a changing America. Every culture has rituals and devices for telling its pe ...

Who Deserves a Second Chance?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Larry Bellinger Ed Koch and Al Sharpton find common cause. In February 1999, I was present as my father and ot ...

Separate and Equal?
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 1:03pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chris Rice Are we only liberated from something or are we also liberated into something? If you ever despair, ...

Feeding the Gods of Unfreedom
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Will Campbell It's time to admit: We've lost the War on Drugs Some while back I tarried by the mail ...

Simply Because We Are Black
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Alice J. Burnette Davis The message of the Illinois shooting: Race matters. Over the July 4 weekend, Benjamin ...

A Coalition of Power and Hope
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

William Julius Wilson Ordinary people could bring about a more just society. But to do so, we have to work together. An interview with soc ...

More Than Family
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 11:46am | Type: Magazine Article

Chris Rice The continuing scandal is summed up in a 1997 Gallup Poll: The Christian church remains the one "highly segregated" ...

Following the Path of Grace
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Spencer Perkins' long road to reconciliation. On January 27, 1998, Sojourners ...

Does Racial Pride Hinder Reconciliation?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Spencer Perkins Or does diversity enrich our new 'creaturehood'? Is there a need for racial/ethnic l ...

Full of Grace and Truth
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jimmy McGee Reconciliation, forgiveness, and the pursuit of justice. Jimmy McGee, who works with inner-city im ...

Gospel Proof
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:24am | Type: Magazine Article

Chris Rice Spencer Perkins showed us what reconciliation looks like. Hindus can produce as many miracles as ...

Is Affirmative Action Obsolete?
Originally Posted: 06/18/2013 - 11:49am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Or just in need of repair? The debate over affirmative action can get confusing because it quickly ...

A Nation Within a Nation
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Eugene F. Rivers III The unique experience of black America. Eugene F. Rivers 3d, a Sojourners contribut ...

The Changing Face of America
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Yoo Timothy Tseng How do we describe our altered racial landscape? ...

Can We Talk?
Originally Posted: 07/25/2013 - 3:18pm | Type: Magazine Article

Andrea Ayvazian Beverly Daniel Tatum It's time for a new conversation on race in A ...

A New Conversation on Race
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 11:17am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis O.J.Simpson and Louis Farrakhan are as contradictory figures as two people could be. O.J.Simpson a ...

The Rush to Judgment
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 10:54am | Type: Magazine Article

Rachel Johnson Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Live From Death Row, the new book by inmate Mu ...

The Spirit Seems to Smile
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Bill Pannel Evangelicals build bridges for racial reconciliation. (Evangelicals, Race, Feature) Evang ...

Playing the Race Card
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 10:18am | Type: Magazine Article

Barbara Reynolds Can the words "Christian" or "faith" appear in proximity to political issues? And if they do, what s ...