The Irony of Our First Black President

From James Kushiner (Touchstone Magazine): The irony about the election of our first black president, an irony which I wish did not exist, is that while blacks have risen from the indignities and injustice of slavery in which their bodies were sold and consumed as property, and have endured segregation and second-class citizen status and racial discrimination, and have now one of their own elected to the highest office in the land, this very president-elect, Barack Obama, will increase the death toll among black human beings if he fulfills his promise to enact a Freedom of Choice Act, which will … Continue reading The Irony of Our First Black President

Black Liberation Theology: What Exactly is it?

Anthony Bradley, of Covenant Theological Seminary and the Resurgence blog, is interviewed by Glenn Beck (Headline News Network) on Black Liberation Theology.  For those who don’t know, that’s the doctrine that Barrack Obama’s church and pastor, Jeremiah Wright, espouses and teaches.  (Hence the comment from a few weeks back, “Hilary Clinton’s never been called a n*****.”) Continue reading Black Liberation Theology: What Exactly is it?