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This is indeed for the greater good of the cause of Christ. Troy and Jessica Thompson (Alumni, classes of 19) I am amazed at the number of e-mails and comments I get regarding the "racist" views of Bob Jones University.
I do not believe that this indicates weakness, but rather a clarification of the stance which the University strives to uphold. Bob and University family, for making this difficult decision. This topic deserves careful treatment, for its roots are much more than opinion: it deals with the legal system, basic morality, treatment of fellow mankind, and years of racial issues that have troubled our nation for years and mankind for millennia.
I have faced the inter-racial dating policy frequently since attempting a defense of it on my personal web site.
I have received many vitriolic emails about BJU--many of which were ill founded rants.
I know how it feels to realize that our race makes up 38 percent of arrests for violent crimes even though we are only 12 percent of the population.
I know exactly how it feels to be pulled over just because you are black.
To carry out acts of racism, a race must have power and privilege.
Note the school's response at their website: then come back here!
As a part of a community that has experienced tremendous amounts of bigotry and racism to this day, it is important that we as African-Americans direct our anger and hurt at the institution of racism and not people. Harmful and hateful ideologies such as, “All black people lie, steal and kill,” have to be taught.
I know it hurts when you see yet another act of police brutality against someone who looks like you.
I know they hate when we draw parallels, but Christian schools across the country say the same thing about homosexual relationships now.
How long will it be before most Christians are as ashamed of their current stance on gay rights as they are looking at that handbook with the interracial ban?
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