racial justice

The Challenge of Selma

The American Civil War lasted almost exactly four years, from April 12, 1861 to April 9, 1865. It was just a month before the 100th anniversary of the end of that war that a march occurred, the march for civil rights from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. The fight for civil rights was a long fight, … Continued

Black and White: Race Matters

Black and White: Race Matters Presented by Rev. Peter Connolly Unitarian Universalist Church of Bowling Green February 21, 2010 Ours is a country that has elected a black man to be its president. To be more precise, we live in a country that has elected a man of mixed race to be our president. That … Continued

Walking Toward the Dream

Walking Toward the Dream Presented by Rev. Peter Connolly Unitarian Universalist Church of Bowling Green January 10, 2010 This coming Friday, January 15, would have been the 81st birthday of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., who died on April 4, 1968, at the tender age of 39, by an assassin’s bullet. His life and … Continued