Today’s topic is the shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C. This incredibly awful event has sparked a national conversation about why these things happen and how to begin to actually heal the wound of our racial divide. Our guest is Paul Van Auken, Associate Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, who wrote an article about his experience in Charleston at the time of the shooting.
Cape Fear: Sharks in the Ocean and the Pew by Paul Van Auken and
How to Actually Fight for Racial Reconciliation by Christena Cleveland
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In an often contentious, fractured society, Sandbox Cooperative seeks to build an extended community of listeners; knocking down walls of division with curiosity and conversation. Twice a month we explore topics that people are actually talking about, considering them through a lens of spirituality, humor and discovery. You’ll discover a permission giving platform to explore new ideas with an ever-growing perspective of our world, and as the hosts regularly say, “there is always more room in the Sandbox.”