Books: White Trash: The 400 Year Untold History of Class in America

Books: White Trash: The 400 Year Untold History of Class in America

Where Race and Class Unite? Part One

October 1, 2017

“Where is our Holy Church? Where race and class unite.” When these lines appear in our hymnal there’s a question mark after the words “Holy Church.” “Where race and class unite…” is offered as a response to the question. Perhaps that question mark is misplaced. Or maybe those words should be offered as a vision or goal we’ve not yet reached but still aspire to—be it in our UU congregations or in society at large. It’s not an easy topic, but one we can ill afford to ignore on either level.