By R. Drew Smith,William Ackah,Anthony G. Reddie,Rothney S. Tshaka,Allan Boesak,Ebony Joy Fitchue,Leah Gaskin Fitchue,Walter Earl Fluker,Forrest E. Harris,Nico Koopman,AnneMarie Mingo,Reggie Nel,Chabo Freddy Pilusa,Boitumelo Senokoane,Luci Vaden,Vuyani Velle
After the 2008 election and 2012 reelection of Barack Obama as US president and the 1994 election of Nelson Mandela because the first of numerous blacks to function South Africa�s president, many in the nations have declared race to be beside the point. For individuals to this quantity, the presumed death of race can be untimely. Given persevered racial disparities in source of revenue, schooling, and employment, in addition to in perceptions of difficulties and promise in the international locations, a lot therapeutic is still unfinished. however, regardless of again and again said disparities among black and white realities, it has turn into tougher to articulate racial concerns. a few deem �race� an more and more pointless identification in those extra self-consciously �post-racial� times.
The quantity engages post-racial principles in either their barriers and promise. participants glance in particular on the quantity to which a church�s modern reaction to race realization and post-racial attention allows it to offer a correct public account of race.
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Contesting Post-Racialism: Conflicted Churches in the United States and South Africa by R. Drew Smith,William Ackah,Anthony G. Reddie,Rothney S. Tshaka,Allan Boesak,Ebony Joy Fitchue,Leah Gaskin Fitchue,Walter Earl Fluker,Forrest E. Harris,Nico Koopman,AnneMarie Mingo,Reggie Nel,Chabo Freddy Pilusa,Boitumelo Senokoane,Luci Vaden,Vuyani Velle