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News September 25, 2014 posted by

Racial reconciliation team plans ‘healing pilgrimages’

By Jessica Connor. When it comes to racism in South Carolina, it’s less a matter of frustration and tension and more a matter of deep pain and sadness—about years upon years of strife, discrimination, disrespect and far worse. So says the Rev. Amiri Hooker, chair of the newly formed S.C. Conference Racial Reconciliation Design Team, whose group has discerned that this pain is the root of most of the racial issues facing South Carolina today, and if we can get to the heart of that pain and seek conversation and understanding, true healing can begin.

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Racial reconciliation team plans ‘healing pilgrimages’

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