Church and Society / Cultural Critique / Politics / Religion / The Color Line

How Long? Not Long: Southern Baptist Convention Elects First Black President, Fred Luter

How long? Not long, because the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice. That quote from Martin Luther King at the steps of the Alabama state capitol following the turbulence of the march from Selma to Montgomery in 1965 rings hollow at times.  Sure the arc of the moral universe is … Continue reading

Cultural Critique / Pop Culture / Sports / The Color Line

NBA Nerd Swag: The NBA’s Impotent Infantilizing Style

Black fashion in the last three to four years did hard U-turn and at the current moment we’ve completely decided to head retro with fashion and styles on both sides of the gender aisle.  I remember watching “Precious” which took place in the late 1980s and I couldn’t necessarily see a big difference in the … Continue reading