What do I do with the reality of my privilege? By a complete accident of birth I am a white, male minister in the USA. I live in the country that has had the most of everything at least since WWII, maybe before. I am a minister in West Texas, where religion is as much … More Dismantling Privilege?
Some of us white people have been moved to lament by the obvious racism in our land. It’s happened before; it will happen again. Whenever we feel pain, something inside wants to run from it, to get away. Perhaps that’s how we’re made to respond automatically to pain — a defense mechanism that’s pretty useful … More Glimpsing the Racism Within