With small numbers, net accumulated wealth and disparate political, religious, and socioeconomic class backgrounds, Jewish people simply do not have the clout of which others have accused us.
About Warren Blumenfeld
Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld is author of Warren’s Words: Smart Commentary on Social Justice (Purple Press); co-editor ofReadings for Diversity and Social Justice (Routledge) and Investigating Christian Privilege and Religious Oppression in the United States (Sense); editor of Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price (Beacon Press), and co-author of Looking at Gay and Lesbian Life (Beacon Press).
Vicious, hateful rhetoric out of the mouths of Republicans roars a backwards mindset, the dehumanization of immigrants as segments they wish to continue to isolate.
Conservative political discourse centers on “F” words: Faith, Family, Freedom and the Flag. When you exit Rick, take this buzz slang, which manipulates sheep into deciding if they are worthy to vote.
Black people may see racism as central to their reality, while white people may consider racism a thing of the past.
Do we truly understand our own complicity in the bullying we see in our schools and in the pulpit? Until we address such behavior, we will never truly solve the problem
Murdering animals in Africa feeds the continual segregation and murder of African heritage, attributed to a white supremacist plundering of life.
Warren Blumenfeld says critics who equate Bernie Sanders’ politics with those of the Nazis show a deeply offensive misunderstanding of history and politics.
The Confederate flag symbolizes the worst aspects of humanity’s inhumanity. The South must move on, says Warren Blumenfeld.
Warren Blumenfeld looks at how differently people within the same religion view homosexuality and same-sex marriage. Is God sending mixed messages?
Does putting a woman on the $20-bill represent actual change? Or does it mask systemic sexism and racism?
Yes, the Supreme Court’s decision was historic, but we — as a nation — have much farther to go on the path to social justice.
South Carolina is ranked 9th in firearm murders. While the NRA chants that guns save lives, Warren Blumenfeld looks at the clear, cold, hard facts.
Warren Blumenfeld explains why race is a continuum — not a simple line with “white” on one side and “people of color” on the oth