Ta- Nehisi Coates responds to Mitch McConnell on reparations

“It’s not a good idea.” ¬†Asked where he stood on reparations in response to an upcoming hearing, Mitch McConnell, the Republican Senate Majority Leader, said, “I don’t think reparations for something that happened 150 years ago for whom none of us currently living are responsible is a good idea.” ¬†When asked by a reporter about […]

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A prayer for “the good, racist people”

I am praying for all of us “good, racist people,” for the strength to try again when it seems that there is nothing more to talk about, to forgive again when we are tired of being offended, to hope again when healthy relationships with persons of other cultures seems impossible after reading Ta-nehisi Coates op- […]

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