White Supremacy and American Christianity
The following books expose and analyze the marriage and persistence of white supremacy in American Christianity.
An in depth look at racial attitudes among white Conservative Evangelicals, Liberal Mainline, and Roman Catholics. Racism is far from limited to the south and Evangelicals.
A sweeping survey of the American church, particularly Evangelicalism, and their compromise with, acceptance and propagation of white supremacy.
A solid and academic look at the "racial reconciliation" trend among white Evangelicals in the 90's. The author shows that while a vague notion of racial reconciliation was on the agenda, moving toward racial justice was not.
A look at the lesser known kneel-in movement to desegregate white churches in the south.
A sociologist looks at the racial power dynamics in an interracial and shows how white supremacy and preference dominate decisions and church politics.