How can the Church of England speak about race when its leaders are so white? | Arun Arora

The killing of George Floyd and the Covid-19 death rate among the BAME community are just two issues about which congregations are seeking solace

The reaction of many of those in leadership positions in the Church of England to the killing of George Floyd has been to ask BAME people about their experience, not only in the United States but also in Britain.

Social media posts with the hashtag #blacklivesmatter have been copious, as have been the searches for people “who can speak about race and the UK church” with sensitive rejoinders about “white people putting pressure on black people to tell us how to solve racism for us”.

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