Monthly Archives: May 2019


Michael speaking at "Conversations towards Reconciliation" gathering, May 23, 2019.

Learning about Racial Justice as a Racial Minority

“Even as a 12-year-old, first-generation immigrant, I was already fully conditioned by whiteness.”  I shared what I’m learning about racial justice at a “Conversations towards Reconciliation” gathering hosted by the Charlottesville Clergy Collective, Thursday, May 23, 2019. I was born in Hong Kong, and my family moved to the U.S. in 1973 in anticipation of Hong Kong reverting back to […]


Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

Conversation with Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove is a speaker, spiritual writer, who, along with his wife Leah, founded Rutba House a house of hospitality where the formerly homeless share community with the formerly housed. He has also worked with the Rev. William Barber on the Poor People’s Campaign. Rev. Wilson-Hartgrove talks to Michael about his 2018 book Reconstructing the Gospel: Finding Freedom from Slaveholder […]