Day: April 24, 2015

Broderick Greer: “No reconciliation without reparations”

Broderick Greer, a senior at Virginia Theological Seminary, recently delivered an address at the College of William and Mary entitled “No Reconciliation Without Reparations.” In the wake of many highly publicized shootings and the “Black Lives Matter” movement, Greer writes:

To say, “Black lives matter”, then, is more than a rallying cry. It is a theological claim, a God claim, a deeply faithful claim. It is saying that Jesus is present in, with, and through the suffering bodies of our own day […]