The Tradistae Podcast

#17 - March for Black Life (28 August 2020): Reflections

September 2, 2020

Thomas, Monica, James, and Jacob (from Catholic Social Action) talk about our experience at the March on Washington for Racial Justice and Police Reform. We discuss the complexity of the BLM, the wonderful friends who marched with us, the power of public prayer, the legacy of MLK, and the futility of expecting racial justice from liberals and centrists.

Lots of Links:

Open Letter to US Bishops on the March for Black Life

'Racism Makes a Liar of God' | Gloria Purvis and Elizabeth Bruenig in the NYT

The schedule of CSA on the day of the March

Photos from the March

Brief Coverage of our group on EWTN at 10:08

We didn't get a Latin Mass in Washington, but friends in Detroit marked the day by hearing a votive TLM with the intention of ending the sin of racism. 

A LONG video of the Official Speeches. The pro-family rhetoric we discuss can be found at 2:58:45

An article about Archbishop Gregory's initiative against racism which was announced that day. The last picture shows our group receiving his apostolic blessing. 

"A letter from a TLM Catholic who stands with BLM" | The Dorothy Option

Easy Essays 

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