Posts tagged "American religion"
To Take Place and Have a Place:  On Religion, White Supremacy & the People’s Movement in Ferguson

To Take Place and Have a Place: On Religion, White Supremacy & the People’s Movement in Ferguson

This is the first in a series of articles that Laura McTighe will be writing for The Revealer over the next year about issues at the intersection of race and religion.

I Don’t Speak Jive: the FLOTUS Speech

by Nora Connor I heard the sound of right-wing internal organs. hitting the floor in bloody lumps one after the other, as if she were Uma Thurman taking on Lucy Liu’s goon squad in Kill Bill. But was she?

Hat Trick

The Revealer’s better half, Killing the Buddha, scores with one of the more interesting pieces on the consecration of Gene Robinson, the first openly gay Episcopal bishop. What makes Peter Manseau’s report noteworthy? Manseau’s eye for the event’s absurdity (it took place in a hockey rink, and a dissenting priest gave a lecture on “rimming”); his observational tone...