Feature Doc 'Let's Bow Our Heads & Segregate' Asks Why The Church Is Most Segregated Major Institution

From Shadow and Act Tue Nov 13 2012, 16:00:14

We featured Harare, Zimbabwe-born director Brian Chinhema's last work, a 2010 feature doc titled Multiracial Identity, on the old S&A site; now Brian informs he is currently in production for his next film, also a documentary, this time tackling identity in another form - religion. Titled Let's Bow Our Heads and Segregate, Brian says that the film explores the following quote from Martin Luther King jr: There is another thing that disturbs me to no end about the American church. You have a White church and you have a Negro church. You have allowed segregation to creep into the doors of the church. How can such a division exist in the true Body of Christ? You...

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Madagascar:   Drones Launch Off-Grid Healthcare in Rural Madagascar (news)
Al Jazeera
27 October 2016

Drones, initially developed for warfare, are being co-opted to provide revolutionary off-grid healthcare to those who live in the most remote parts of the world. A fully autonomous drone recently flew ... [read more]

Nigeria:   Exclusive - List of Officials Arrested for Collaborating With Boko Haram (news)
Premium Times
28 October 2016

PREMIUM TIMES has obtained an exclusive list of 30 people arrested by the Nigerian military for allegedly helping the Boko Haram to sell rustled cows. The arrested people include at least four serving ... [read more]

Cameroon:   Opposition Seeks Independent Probe of Train Wreck (news)
Voice of America
28 October 2016

Cameroon's President Paul Biya has created a commission to investigate why a train derailed last week, leaving at least 80 people dead and about 600 injured. But John Fru Ndi, leader of the Social ... [read more]

blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!