30 Quotes from “The Color of Compromise: The Truth About the American Church’s Complicity in Racism” by Jemar Tisby

“This book is about revealing racism. It pulls back the curtain on the ways American Christians have collaborated with racism for centuries” (16). Jemar Tisby–self-described as a Christian, historian, writer, and speaker–takes readers on a trip down memory lane. The twist is, many, particularly white, readers have rarely–if ever–visited this street before.

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‘But I’m not a Racist’

Iโ€™ve been reading The Color of Compromise: The Truth About the American Churchโ€™s Complicity in Racism by Jemar Tisby (Quote List in the coming weeks). Though the book came out last year, Iโ€™m only getting to it now. While I knew I would agree with the thesis the book argues (captured in the subtitle), Iโ€™m…

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