Is The Work of Deconstruction Violent or Fruitful? | Sojourners

Is deconstruction different for black, Indigenous, and people of color than it is for white people?

The theology of deconstruction is necessary for the white psyche to take an honest look at the root of white supremacy, because Christianity warped by white supremacy and settler colonialism must be dealt with — and not just by black, Indigenous, people of color. It is a gift for everyone to ask how Christianity can be better than it has been; yet, whiteness looks at angry people of color as a threat to the institution, holding on tightly to its foundations of white supremacy.

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