United Church of Christ

A.C.T. Now To End Racism Reflection: Where do we really go from here?

Velda Love at Rally to End RacismThe National Council of Churches, along with multiple Christian denominations and interfaith partners, put their heart and souls into an incredibly moving day marking the beginning of a multi-year campaign to end racism in the United States. A.C.T. Now To End Racism (Awaken-Confront-Transform) is intended to continue racial equity and equal justice work of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The rally event was held to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of King in Washington, D.C. April 4th on the National Mall.

The day began with hundreds of people from across the country arri