Civil Rights

Benefit for the Highlander Center: Pete Seeger turns 100! Community Sing, with Special Guests: Soly Canto, Alisa Amador, Fred Small, Alastair Mook, Dean Stevens, Lorraine and Bennett Hammond and more! ALL PROCEEDS TO AID IN THE RECONSTRUCTION OF THE HIGHLANDER CENTER You probably heard that …

The Letter from the Birmingham Jail: The 55th Anniversary, A Public Reading in Boston. In the spring of 1964 our nation was embroiled in a struggle to save the soul of America. We were seeking the Beloved Community, the achievement of the vision that the …

Please join us for our Sunday Forum with Fania E. Davis! To many people, ‘Restorative Justice’ is more a vague concept than a movement that is gaining increasing attention, credibility and action. Dr. Fania E. Davis is a leading voice as a Greeley Scholar speaker, …

A brief political and theological reflection on Du Bois’s famous line a 118 years later. • Byron Rushing served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1983 to 2018. He came to the House with a background in community organizing and Afro-American history. In the legislature, Byron’s …

Palestinians in Israel: Separate and Unequal

January 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

Israel is often called a democracy – even “the only democracy in the Middle East.” That may be true in part – if we ignore the 2.5 million Palestinians with few rights under Israeli military rule for 46 years in the Occupied West Bank, and …