S4 E3 | HOW BLACK LIVES MATTER: FAITH


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Calvin & Kent sit down with Imam Mika'il Saadiq & Yusef Bunchy Shakur to discuss the role of faith in the black community, religion in the Civil Rights Movement vs. the lack of religion in the Black Lives Matter Movement, segregated worships 50 years after MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech, and the rise of atheism and African spirituality in the black experience. (Broadcast/Recorded March 21, 2018)

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Topics Discussed in this Episode:

  • Are black people inherently spiritual

  • The role of religion in the black community 

  • The role of the pastor/imam in the black community 

  • Segregated worship

  • Does the Black Lives Matter Movement need religion to be more effective 

  • Addressing LGBT+ in the faith community

  • The rise of atheism 

  • The rise of Pan-African spirituality

 


WHAT'S NEXT?