When I Saw Hank, I Saw a Black Man

When I Saw Hank, I Saw a Black Man

David Ralston, Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives, took a break from a legislative agenda aimed at voter suppression after a majority in the state cast votes in the two most recent elections that were unpleasing to him and his Republican colleagues. Yet,...

Why Some Christians are Stuck in Right Field

On every baseball team there is always a kid who has a hard time judging fly balls. This is the guy who is so fixated on where the ball is that he never can figure out where the ball is going to be. So the coach puts him out in right field, where fewer balls are hit....

The Field

My brother and I grew up in a small town in the East Arkansas Delta in the ’40s and ’50s. We lived on Division Street. It was a great place to live if you were white. Our small frame rent house was in the last block of South Division before it passed under...