CRT and intersectionality: just analytical tools? (Caleb Yarbrough)

In this article from the Arkansas Baptist, Caleb Yarbrough explains at length how, “The chief consequence of critical race theory and intersectionality, according to Mohler, is identity politics, which he argued is fundamentally ‘antithetical to the gospel of Jesus Christ.’”

A Critical Analysis of Resolution 9 (Tom Nettles)

In this three part series, Tom Nettles addresses the controversial Resolution 9 of the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention in Birmingham, Alabama. An Anti-Racist Intention An Analogy to Critical Theory The Leaven of CRT and Intersectionality

Author of Original Resolution 9 Responds to Controversy and Looks to Future

In this Twitter thread, Stephen Michael Feinstein writes regarding Resolution 9 and Critical Theory, “CT and all of its wicked children (CRT,CFT, CQT, etc.) are about two or three years away from becoming the normative zeitgeist for our culture. Perhaps in three years, every kid that graduates from public school will be seeped in thisContinue reading “Author of Original Resolution 9 Responds to Controversy and Looks to Future”

Identity Politics, Localism, and the SBC

I love the word “community,” but I hate to see it bastardized into such phrases as “the ________ community” (fill in the blank: white, black, gay, female, non-binary, Christian, minority, etc.). Whenever you put a modifier in front of “community” to define it as a demographic, you have actually changed the meaning of the term.Continue reading “Identity Politics, Localism, and the SBC”

The Evergreen State College – PART THREE: The Hunted Individual

WARNING: The following film is from a non-SBC, non-Christian source and contains obscene language and disturbing scenes, but is provided here as an important piece of the social justice and Critical Theory/Critical Race Theory discussion. __________ According to the video description, this is, “The third and final chapter of a series of short films aboutContinue reading “The Evergreen State College – PART THREE: The Hunted Individual”

The Evergreen State College – PART TWO: Teaching to Transgress

WARNING: The following film is from a non-SBC, non-Christian source and contains obscene language and disturbing scenes, but is provided here as an important piece of the social justice and Critical Theory/Critical Race Theory discussion. __________ According to the video description, this is, “Part two of a three-part series of short films about Bret WeinsteinContinue reading “The Evergreen State College – PART TWO: Teaching to Transgress”

Cultural Marxism: Imaginary Conspiracy or Revolutionary Reality? (Robert S. Smith)

In this article for Themelios, non-SBC author Robert S. Smith explains, “While majoritarian systems always have the potential to become tyrannous, and the track-record of Western civilization is far from unblemished, to demonize the key elements and attainments of Western culture—e.g., Christian morality, family, hierarchy, loyalty, tradition, the rule of law, sexual restraint, universal suffrage,Continue reading “Cultural Marxism: Imaginary Conspiracy or Revolutionary Reality? (Robert S. Smith)”

The Evergreen State College – PART ONE: Bret Weinstein, Heather Heying & the Evergreen Equity Council

WARNING: The following film is from a non-SBC, non-Christian source and contains obscene language and disturbing scenes, but is provided here as an important piece of the social justice and Critical Theory/Critical Race Theory discussion. __________ According to the video description, this is, “Part one of a three-part series of short films about Bret WeinsteinContinue reading “The Evergreen State College – PART ONE: Bret Weinstein, Heather Heying & the Evergreen Equity Council”

Compromised? A Long Review of Tisby’s Color of Compromise (Neil Shenvi)

In this this article, Neil Shenvi reviews The Color of Compromise: The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism by Jemar Tisby, a past panel participant with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission on the topic of racism. He warns, “If we give carte blanche to anyone waving the banner of antiracism or social justice,Continue reading “Compromised? A Long Review of Tisby’s Color of Compromise (Neil Shenvi)”

Engaging Critical Theory & The Social Justice Movement (Neil Shenvi & Pat Sawyer)

Ratio Christi published this new booklet from Neil Shenvi and Pat Sawyer on Critical Theory and the Social Justice Movement, noting, “If Christians want to engage people with the message of the gospel, we need to understand the ideas and worldviews our culture is embracing and show where they are inadequate, so that we canContinue reading “Engaging Critical Theory & The Social Justice Movement (Neil Shenvi & Pat Sawyer)”