In my latest for CNN, I talk about how the expulsion of the ‘Tennessee Three’ is a chilling echo of Jim Crow
Justin Jones is the first person I have seen or heard call this action out for what it is: blatant White Supremacy. You are right on the money--this action by the Tennessee Legislators is a huge, "Sit down, shut up, and learn your place, boy." The white woman didn't get expelled because she wasn't using a bullhorn. No. She didn't get expelled because of the color of her skin. Expelling her, also, would have muddied the message.
Good historical information that I did not know, that is very connected to today. May we indeed respond with rapidity as suggested in the full CNN article.
I CONNECT WITH THE HORRIBLE CONNECTION OF REDEEMERS TO RACIST LAWMEMBERS AND THE TRUE REDEMPTION OF THE RISEN CRIST WHAT AN IRONY