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Books

Tennessee: poster child for a broken system

A book I'd like my elected officials to read

A justice system oriented mainly toward punishing offenders can have tragic consequences.

Books

Another Brooklyn, by Jacqueline Woodson

Four teenage girls dance their way into friendship and maturity.

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Charleston Syllabus, edited by Chad Williams, Kidada E. Williams, and Keisha N. Blain

When Dylann Roof murdered the Charleston nine at a Bible study in June 2015, his intent was “to start a race war.” He didn’t succeed.

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Carnal theology

A review of Mayra Rivera

Flesh is indeterminate. It flows, changes over time, and is consumed and transformed. It becomes the reality of rich spiritual encounter.