“Excommunicate Me from the Church of Social Justice” – One Man’s Story

www.autostraddle.com –

“There is a particularly aggressive strand of social justice activism weaving in and out of my Seattle community that has troubled me, silenced my loved ones, and turned away potential allies… But as someone who has spent the last decade recovering from a forced conversion to evangelical Christianity, I’m seeing a disturbing parallel between religion and activism in the presence of dogma.”

Broken down into 4 subsections:

  1. Seeking purity
  2. Reproducing colonialist logics
  3. Preaching/Punishments
  4. Sacred texts

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