Evangelical Leaders Are Speaking up about Race — But Will This New Focus Last?

A protest in Brooklyn, Will Evangelical leaders talking about racism last?

According to a recent survey, when asked if the United States has historically been oppressive for racial minorities, 82 percent of white evangelicals and 60 percent of white practicing Christians did not believe this statement to be true. Seventy-five percent of African American practicing Christians and more than 60 percent of Hispanic practicing Christians, however, did agree that racial minorities have historically been oppressed in the U.S.