Some 1,000 Black pastors nationwide are reported to have weighed-in to pressure President Joe Biden to force a ceasefire in the war in Gaza.
According to one pastor, the war “has evoked the kind of deep-seated angst among Black people that I have not seen since the civil rights movement.”
And per another, regarding the Palestinians, “we see them as a part of us … They are oppressed people. We are oppressed people.”
Indeed, in a Gallup poll at the end of November, 61% of white adults expressed approval for the Israeli military action taken in Gaza, whereas only 30% of “people of color”…