White nationalists have already gathered with their torches. The world is watching American Christians and wondering if they can show courage, or will cower before the right wing.
Joshua DuBois is the author of The President’s Devotional: The Daily Readings that Inspired President Obama and Stories of Faith in the White House. He led the White House faith-based initiative in Obama’s first term.
We are barreling into a me-first, we-first, America-first future.
Among conservative evangelicals, women like Beth Moore are splitting from men and asking of them: ‘When will you believe me and stand up for me?’
In his speech commemorating Reverend Pinckney, President Obama reminded us yet again why we elected him.
African Americans will continue soldiering on in the wake of the Charleston massacre. But if we’re serious about preventing future tragedies, we must confront some very old demons.
‘I can’t breathe’ may be the slain man’s famous last words, but what he said a few moments before also has a special resonance for me and millions: ‘I’m tired of it. It stops today.’
Her critics plainly do not know her. To work for Jarrett is to discover someone who listens and someone who expects nothing less than the very best.
Low African American voter turnout helped create Ferguson’s mostly white government. Black leaders nationwide are using that fact to get their constituents to the polls.
The outgoing attorney general talks about his ‘signature achievement,’ his vicious opponents, and why he isn’t done yet: ‘I don’t just want to give speeches.’
Once named the most influential rabbi in America, David Saperstein has forged strong bonds with America’s religious groups—who are thrilled to see him nominated as Obama’s ambassador for religious freedom.