Prof @AntheaButler on the MOVE Bombing, Penn Museum, Morton Cranium Collection and Racist Polygenesis Belief

Thread by @AntheaButler: So, yea, let me talk about how this story, connects to this other story of yesterday about the Penn Museum so you can see the broader picture at play here about race and... — Read on threadreaderapp.com/thread/1385021750451265538.html

Pro-Trump Insurrectionists say “Hitler was Right,” wear Camp Auschwitz Shirts and Hold Bibles, “Jesus Saves” / “Jesus 2020” Signs & Confederate Flags

We looked through hours of footage from the Capitol riot to decode the symbols that Trump supporters brought with them, revealing some ongoing threats to US democracy. 👇pic.twitter.com/ptdw7oJRTa— Insider News (@insidernews) January 17, 2021 For millions of charismatic Christians, Trump's win is part of a prophesy and will still come true https://t.co/SbaTfYrRRy— Michelle Boorstein (@mboorstein) …

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Southern Baptist seminary presidents nix critical race theory

(RNS) — The seminary presidents may be reacting to factions within Southern Baptist circles that have complained the denomination is drifting to the left. — Read on religionnews.com/2020/12/01/southern-baptist-seminary-presidents-nix-critical-race-theory/ The SBC seminary presidents’ rejection of critical race theory is a rejection of anyone who is not a cishet middle-class White male or who critiques White supremacist heteropatriarchy. …

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Resource Share: Racism Results from Protestant Heresies | @mako_nagasawa

Resource share: Systemic Racism results from Protestant heresies. European Protestants wanted to make quick money in a legal gray zone in the colonies. Slavery was illegal in England, legal in the colonies. Seizing land was illegal in England, but legal in the colonies...— Mako Nagasawa (@mako_nagasawa) June 23, 2020 ...on the basis of "being more …

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Rev. Barber: ‘Systemic racism is choking the life out of American democracy’

(RNS) — In a Pentecost Sunday address, he referred to the protests wracking the country as “the inevitable reflex of a people who cannot breathe because their life is being systematically snuffed out.” — Read on religionnews.com/2020/05/31/rev-barber-systemic-racism-is-choking-the-life-out-of-american-democracy-george-floyd-protest/

True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality – Watch the HBO Original Documentary | HBO

Watch True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality, the original HBO documentary online at HBO.com or stream on your own device. — Read on http://www.hbo.com/video/documentaries/true-justice-bryan-stevensons-fight-for-equality/videos/full-documentary

Trump’s Legitimization of White Nationalism Harkens Back to the KKK’s “Invisible Empire” of the 1920s – Imperial & Global Forum

Trump’s Legitimization of White Nationalism Harkens Back to the KKK’s “Invisible Empire” of the 1920s – Imperial & Global Forum — Read on imperialglobalexeter.com/2019/05/20/trumps-legitimization-of-white-nationalism-harkens-back-to-the-kkks-invisible-empire-of-the-1920s/amp/