PODCAST: Understanding Critical Race Theory with Bradly Mason

By Big Brown Army | Listen | 1h 13mPublished in July of 2021 SUMMARY: Big Brown Army host DeCruz and critical race theory expert Bradly Mason have an in-depth conversation where DeCruz asks several honest, poignant questions about CRT. Mason has clearly done a lot of research on CRT and we appreciated his nuanced answers.…

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PODCAST: Critical Theory & the Christian with David Fitch

By The Holy Post | Listen | 1h 20mPublished in December of 2020 SUMMARY: Although the podcast starts off a little goofy Phil Vischer along with Skye Jethani and Kaitlyn Schiess discuss the wholesale rejection of critical race theory by six southern Baptist presidents. The real meat though is in the interview ( where we…

ARTICLE: Where did White Evangelicalism’s Hatred of Critical Race Theory Really Begin?

Although the anti-critical race theory rhetoric didn't really begin in earnest until 2020 (hint: an election year), the groundwork was being laid back in 2018 by evangelicals on blogs, speeches, and sermons. Reporter Andre E. Johnson traces the roots and motivation of white evangelicalism becoming obsessed with opposing CRT.

SERMON: Kingdom Race Theology

In clear terms Oak Cliff Bible (Dallas, TX) pastor Tony Evans looks at three aspects of critical race theory (CRT) - the original definition according the originators of the theory, the crisis and confusion over CRT today, and how as Christians we should respond to CRT. Evans is a master at breaking down complex subjects into easily understandable terms as he takes the complicated, layered, and fluid history of CRT and breaks it down into terms everyone can understand. This is the best resource on CRT from a Christian perspective thus far.

ARTICLE: I’ve Been a Critical Race Theorist for 30 Years. Our Opponents Are Just Proving Our Point For Us

Co-editor of Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings That Formed the Movement Gary Peller says that the vehement backlash against critical race theory makes is readily apparent why critical race theory is needed. Using simple, real world examples Peller details how CRT can help analyze social practices (policing, education) and how they are affected by racism.

PODCAST: Is Critical Race Theory compatible with Christianity? Neil Shenvi & Rasool Berry

Christian apologist Neil Shenvi and pastor of The Bridge Church (Brooklyn, NY) Rasool Berry debate the many definitions of critical race theory - what it is, what it isn't, the nuances, and the sticking points. Shenvi and Berry role model what is it like to have a conversation with a fellow Christian, but disagree about aspects of a certain subject. Skip to 2:45 to get to the interview.