Author Archives: PeaceBang

PeaceBang Reviews “In The Heart Of The Sea: The Musical!”

  (What is that thing, Jay?) Okay, it wasn’t a musical. It was a film by Ron Howard, starring Chris Hemsworth as the steely-eyed first mate of the whaling ship Essex that left Nantucket harbor in 1819 and got STOVE … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Commentary, movie reviews, book reviews, advertising & pop culture | 1 Comment

UU Humanists At The Holidays

Oh, this seems like such a throwback. We have this conversation every year, it seems. In fact, as a colleague wearily pointed out, the president of the UU Humanist Association wrote pretty much this same column two years ago. I … Continue reading

Posted in Unitarian Universalism, Worship and Liturgy | 7 Comments

If It’s Not About You, It’s Not About You – But It’s Really Not About You (On White Fragility)

When I wrote The Intellectual Condescension of White Liberals in response to white liberal response to the #BlackLivesMatter movement, the post generated hundreds of comments (256), many of which took me to task for the title of the piece. It … Continue reading

Posted in Social Justice, Theological Reflection, Unitarian Universalism | 2 Comments