This is a post for the Falkirk Center
I don’t know who needs to hear this, but the color of your skin does not determine your ideology or your ability to form your own opinions.
If there’s one lesson I hope Americans take away from this week, it’s that black people and white people alike come in a wide array of political ideologies and perspectives.
I am someone whose narratives on race issues in the United States have most recently been influenced by the experiences and perspectives of black Americans.
Black Americans who happen to be conservative and Christian.
When I was a liberal as a young woman, I was far more influenced by what white people told me about black Americans...