Lisa Sharon-Harper has started quite a discussion over at Sojo.net with her article: A History Lesson for Herman Cain.
Every wonder why the majority of African-Americans are Democrats? Why do African-Americans vote for Dems., even though President Lincoln was a Republican AND most African-Americans are socially conservative?
This is a key area for understanding in black/white relationships especially among Christians. Lisa Sharon-Harper gives an historical perspective that is worth considering as we seek to build reconciling relationships.