In the way of Jesus, we put our bodies on the line to interrupt business as usual.
If you’re outspoken on the issue of race, chances are, at one point or another, you’ve had a conversation with a so-called “pacifist” who has cited Martin Luther King. King was nonviolent, they say, so would-be revolutionaries should be patient and think about how they’re pursuing racial justice.
To dismiss #floodwallstreet would also mean ignoring people like me.
This summer, I marched with McDonald’s workers from three dozen cities to the company’s corporate headquarters outside of Chicago.