Remembering The Context Of Racial Oppression & White Privilege

A letter pledging solidarity with the citizens of Ferguson, MO from On Earth Peace, a historically white majority organization committed to nonviolence:

August 2014

With grief, indignation, and hope, On Earth Peace asks our community to pray and act in solidarity with the citizens of Ferguson, MO, and anyone who seeks racial justice for all God’s children. Continue reading “Remembering The Context Of Racial Oppression & White Privilege”

Finding Ourselves in Ferguson

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. Never again can we afford to live with the narrow, provincial “outside agitator” idea. Anyone who lives inside the United States can never be considered an outsider anywhere within its bounds.”–Martin Luther King, Letter From A Birmingham Jail (1963)