Contrary to most people’s assumptions, race does not exist as a clearly definable biological reality. Yet “race” as a concept functions in powerful ways to shape our attitudes and actions. Dr. Doug Foster sketches the history of the creation of the concept of race in American history, asking participants to explore implications of this story for Christian action. This is the first video in a two-part series.
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