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Maybe Same Sex Marriage IS God's Will

by Rev. Dr. Jamie Washington

We are not the same America. We are not the same America that we were 20 or even 10 years ago. For decades, civil… Read More

Marcus Garvey

Marcus Garvey, Gay Africans and the Journey to Freedom

by Pastor Joseph Tolton

In August 1914, Marcus Garvey founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association because he believed strongly that people of African… Read More

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All Black Lives Must Matter to the Church

by Brooke Obie

At the funeral for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, who was gunned down by White terrorist Dylan Roof during a Bible study… Read More

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If there is one thing I have learned as a working writer - notably one who writes for the Internet – it is that this climate… Read More

Same Sex Marriage Is Now Legal,<br />
But Your (Alleged) Heterosexuality Is In No Danger

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But Your (Alleged) Heterosexuality Is In No Danger

by Damon Young

Last week, the Supreme Court ruled that same sex marriage would be legal in every state. Understandably, this ruling disappointed… Read More

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Love Matters—Not Just in Marriage

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Love Matters—Not Just in Marriage

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Love wins. The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage. The union… Read More

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The Assault on Blackness:
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by Julia Bernier

In a matter of days, many of us went from conjecturing over Rachel Dolezal’s racial performance, to grieving over the nine African Americans… Read More

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S.C. Gets No 'Pat on the Back' for Efforts to Take Down Flag

by Bradford J. Howard

I’m not about to give the state of South Carolina a pat on the back. It has been… Read More

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