I never cease to be amazed at how wrong we were. How could we have been so completely on the wrong side of history and on the wrong side of that which was right?
Progress has, of course, been made, but America has not gotten over race. In so many areas and around so many issues, race continues to be the 'elephant in the room' in America. The issue of civil rights in America is probably the most significant and engaging issue of the past century.
For me, it is amazing and beautiful that we have had a black President of the United States. But the issue of ethnicity, race, and related issues such as immigration, will continue to confound us.
Above, they pray for segregation. I would pray for clarity, reconciliation, cooperation among all God's brothers and sisters.