What’s Happening in NC? Faith-Rooted Organizing is Bearing Fruit

A few times a week these days I get a call or email from friends around the country who all ask me the same question: so, what’s happening down there in North Carolina? I’ve taken to telling them that the Civil Rights Movement is getting born again. Most of them have read a news story [Read More…]

The Freedom Movement Today

In school rooms across America, kids like mine are coloring pictures of Martin Luther King and watching slide shows about Ms. Rosa Parks. It’s Black History Month again–“the shortest month of the year,” a friend of mine wryly observes. But it’s amazing how broadly we celebrate those who sat-in, marched, and cried out for justice [Read More…]