An Increasing Divide?
This year, the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor and the shooting of Jacob Blake have sparked a nationwide conversation about racial justice. One might assume that the events of 2020 have increased awareness of racial injustice in the United States and motivation to address it. New Barna research, however, shows that the story isn't so straightforward. In the church especially, there is a sense that people are doubling down on divides.