Bishops Misfire in “Racial Equity” (Article)
“The bishops need to pay careful attention to what they ..mean… when they “dialogue” about social problems in this highly polarized period. Equity sounds like good-old American equality. But in the current lexicon of Critical Race Theory and Critical Legal Theory, “equity” means something far different, and far closer to the ideological extremism of Black Lives Matter than Liberty and Justice for All.
In fact, racial “equity” is in multiple ways the antithesis of “equality.” That the bishops do not seem to be aware of this shift in meaning – or may even have advisers who are deliberately advancing this novel notion of justice…“
Excerpt taken from Bishops Misfire on “Racial Equity” article, published by By Robert Royal | February 8, 2021 | The Catholic Thing