In the US, the pervasiveness of anti-Black racism and the persistence of white supremacy touch every aspect of American life, including our religious and spiritual communities. With Kamala Harris’s candidacy, many started opening up public conversations about racism, and specifically anti-Black racism, within immigrant religious communities. Concurrently, anti-racist work is growing from and within immigrant faith communities. On March 11th, 2021, religiously diverse leaders gathered to discuss the anti-racist work that is needed and happening among faith communities.
American Civic Life