Though Black Muslims account for a fifth of all U.S. Muslims, conversations around Hyde and reproductive health-care access have failed to take their experiences into account.
Black women do not need to follow a White supremacist standard to receive God’s love.
Are you religious? Or would you say you’re spiritual? And how does your faith (or lack thereof) connect to your embodied existence?
“I believe I was called by God. My insecurity screamed so loud that I couldn’t hear it.”
Black liberation theology was something I always knew, even if I couldn’t name it.
I’m a woman that grew up in the church and I’ve has always struggled with my spirituality. For me, Beyonce’s latest work Lemonade is theologically and spiritually freeing.
It’s hard not to feel hopeless when thinking about the countless others around the world who are experiencing deep and murderous oppression while also living in our own oppression at the same time.
I ask about 100 people, either by phone or by knocking on doors, the…
I don’t want to pray for Charleston. I can’t. I am an Itinerant Elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, yet, prayer doesn’t seem like enough. I need action. I need change.
It makes perfect sense that Black churches would speak about this specific reproductive issue, because for Black women, reproductive health disparities are stark.