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White Supremacy's Grip On American Christianity

Simon & Schuster

If white Christians take a closer look--at their church’s history, at its pious images, at the sermons they hear--they may begin to see a deeply racist theology embedded in the DNA of their faith. Robert P. Jones’ new book, “White Too Long” calls for a reckoning.

Jones is the founder and CEO of the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute

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