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As some Evangelical churches shift toward progressive policies and theologies, do they do so in proximity to whiteness? What does it mean to be progressive or to inhabit progressive spaces? Guest Joey Torres discusses his doctoral research and contemplates the trajectory of American Evangelicalism.
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From Our Conversation with Joey Torres on Evangelicals Proximity to Whiteness
- He has become a hashtag and a movement for change. But who was the real Stephon Clark? (Sacramento Bee Article)
- California Proposition 8 (2008) - A California ballot measure that made same sex marriage illegal, which was later overturned.
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