Our first General Membership meeting brought together nearly 100 people who were engaged and committed to the work of dismantling white supremacy in Tennessee.
Yesterday, the KKK launched a week-long training camp for youth in a little town in Arkansas. Open to people ages 16 and up, the camp seeks to build “a mighty army” to take back the white race from what they describe as “racial genocide.” In anticipation of this camp, some activists in Arkansas, Missouri, Georgia, and Tennessee beganContinue reading “The Other Tennessee”
On Saturday, July 18, many SURJ folks turned out for the March Against Fear, Nashville’s contribution to the Week of Righteous Resistance (WORR). People across the country participated in counter-rallies to respond to the KKK rally planned in South Carolina. A coalition of students, clergy, and community organizations from across the state marched from the historic Greater BethelContinue reading “March Against Fear #ThisIsWORR”