NPR: A local church in Georgia that supports LGBTQ rights says it is splitting from the United Methodist Church, becoming the first congregation in the country to act on a growing rift between progressives and conservatives within the denomination.
Inside Higher Ed: With pivots, lockdowns and outbreaks occurring at campuses around the country, will students trust their colleges in the future?
The Guardian: The Chinese government threatened a woman when she resisted in move to suppress Muslim minority birth rates.
Religion News Service: It is time that this society faces the truth that the American exceptionalism that is so deeply rooted in our nation's identity and that protects social constructs of whiteness at all costs depends on a fundamental narrative of anti-Blackness.
HuffPost: Patriot Prayer has hosted dozens of pro-gun, pro-Trump rallies in the Pacific Northwest, often clashing with left-wing groups.