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João Chaves

A significant issue that inhabits the white Christian imagination is the distorted idea that racism is somehow something foreign to Christianity. Racism is often perceived as an external threat that can taint “true” Christian practices and ideological commitments and thus strip Christianity of its alleged purity. The recent popularity of theological tendencies that make sharp […] Read More

The animated movie “The Boxtrolls” offers insight into the ongoing U.S. debates over immigration. I watched the film, which is based on the novel, “Here Be Monsters,” by Allan Snow, some time ago with these immigration battles in mind. I could not help but notice some similarities between the movie and the way in which […] Read More