Leslie D. Callahan

Why Black Churches Are a Natural Place of Refuge and Resistance in the Trump Era

In the weeks since November 8th, I have repeatedly recalled the words from the Appendix to the Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (1845) in which he affirms that there is “no reason, but the most deceitful one, for calling the religion of this land Christianity.”

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