The Church of the Larger Fellowship’s weekly talk show focuses on Black Lives Matter confrontations with police over killing of Jamar Clark.
Black Lives Matter Minneapolis leader Lena K. Gardner describes confrontations with police over the killing of Jamar Clark on an episode of The VUU. (YouTube)
Today’s episode of the Church of the Larger Fellowship’s weekly talk show The VUU featured Black Lives Matter Minneapolis leader Lena Gardner, who describes confrontations with police over the fatal shooting of Jamar Clark, an unarmed black man, on November 15.
The show also features Leslie Macfadyen, cofounder of the Ferguson Response Network and one of Gardner’s fellow members of Black Lives of UU, and the Rev. Meg Riley, CLF’s senior minister, whose child Jia Wronski-Riley is also an antiracist activist in Minneapolis. The panelists talk about the importance of self-care in a protest movement responding in often chaotic situations to traumatic events.
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Lena Gardner and Leslie Macfadyen join The VUU to discuss self-care for Black Lives Matter activists.
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Christopher L. Walton is editor of UU World. He holds degrees from Harvard Divinity School and the University of Utah and is a member of the Church of the Larger Fellowship.
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