I think that sometimes we get the impression in Christianity that anger is the opposite of love. Some forms of anger can be, certainly. But the protests in the wake of the Ferguson decision remind me that anger can also be an expression of love.
“We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal.” So states the Declaration of Sentiments and Resolutions, the product of the Seneca Falls Convention led by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott in 1848. The convention was a founding moment in American first-wave feminism, the topic of episode 2.1 […]