Topic: Social Justice

Celebrating July 4th During Controversy

In 1852, abolitionist movement leader Frederick Douglass gave a scathing speech the day after Independence Day, saying: “This Fourth of July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn…. Do you mean, citizens, to mock me, by asking me to speak today?” Douglass … read more.

Stones and Walls

To mark the 51st anniversary of the Stonewall Inn riots, a series of events widely credited as the birth of the modern LGBTQIA+ pride movement, Rev. Tracy will reflect on the “stones” and “walls”, both literal and metaphorical, that stand in the way of affirming … read more.