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Uncomfortable but powerful change in Missouri

Race Issues
by Barnabas Piper
Posted 11/13/15, 03:07 pm

On Monday, University of Missouri system President Timothy Wolfe and Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin, from the system’s flagship campus in Columbia, stepped down. Normally this might make minor ripples in the news, but this story made national headlines.

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Slouching toward racial reconciliation

Race Issues
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 11/09/15, 02:28 pm

“The church is still the most segregated major institution in America. At 11 o’clock on Sunday morning when we stand and sing and Christ has no east or west, we stand at the most segregated hour in this nation.”

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The real racism exposed by Hurricane Katrina

Race Issues
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 8/31/15, 12:02 pm

Ten years ago today, the presidency of George W. Bush took a fatal hit. Yes, the bog-down in Iraq hurt, but the most devastating single photo of his administration showed him looking out the window as his plane flew over Katrina-flooded New Orleans as he returned to Washington after vacationing at his ranch in Texas. Bush should have been on the ground, as he was in New York City soon after Sept. 11, 2001.

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