bigotry

Books

The power of small sins

A review of Cody J. Sanders and Angela Yarber

Far from being meaningless slights with minimal harm, microagressions intrude on the spiritual lives of those who are already marginalized and oppressed.

Books

The New Religious Intolerance, by Martha C. Nussbaum

In The Clash Within, Martha Nussbaum explored the capacity to entertain the other as key to a democratic society. Now she considers angry resistance to the other, bringing her usual erudite analysis and intense moral passion.

Books

Church-based hate

Crisis recounts the sad stories of young people who, like Esau, cried for a blessing and too often did not receive it.