June 7th, 1995, 1 AM. Katie Greenbriar, recently returned from a yearlong backpacking trip to Europe, shows up on the steps of her family’s new house. 953 more words
When Trappist Father Thomas Merton addressed persistent racism in his writing during the 1960s, his message seemingly reached into the future.
Appealing to society to recognize that all people are children of God, Father Merton questioned practices that prevented African-Americans from achieving full equality and called for the end of discrimination in all forms. 1,298 more words