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The South Won! New HBO Show "Confederate" Glorifies Slavery and Racism

http://www.kctv5.com/story/35941280/creators-of-new-hbo-series-address-fears-it-glorifies-racism

Commentary by David Cohensteinberg

HBO’s announcement on Wednesday that the creator-showrunners of “Game of Thrones” will follow up that massive hit with an HBO series in which slavery remains legal in the modern-day South drew fire on social media from those who fear that telling that story will glorify racism.

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The Colorblind Whitewashers of American History

Law professor and critical race theorist Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw, writing in The Baffler, considers the elections of Barack Obama and Donald Trump, and the way that   284 more words

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Petition filed in Dallas to Remove Confederate Monuments

http://www.wfaa.com/news/local/letters-petition-sent-to-end-dallas-confederate-monuments/458080268

Commentary by David Cohensteinberg

The Confederate War Memorial is one of Dallas’ oldest sculptures. It dates back to 1896 and sits right next to the Convention Center in downtown Dallas.

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“If You're a Republican, and not a Racist, Please Stand Up”

“A black man walked into a room. Every one in that room was white other than himself. He decided to learn more about this group of mostly men, who were not only white, but also appeared to be over 55 years of age. 350 more words

On Keeping Faith in God While Studying Human Beings

A fellow Christian recently asked me what my dissertation is about. After giving a brief account of my research on white evangelicals she responded, “That must be hard on your faith.” This was an unusual and perceptive response. 460 more words

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Are we listening now?

On Saturday night 40-year old Justine Damond called 911 to report a possible assault. When Minneapolis police showed up and met Justine in the alley it ended with her being shot and killed by Mohamed Noor a Black, Somali-American police officer. 888 more words

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