Thanksgiving, Lament, and the Story We Tell | Sojourners

I’m not saying that we’re wrong to celebrate a day devoted to giving thanks. We should have the courage to do it recognizing that it was at the expense of hundreds of thousands of indigenous people and their cultures. So give thanks, and ask forgiveness.

What will it take for us to face our history head on — to face the sinful foundations upon which we stand?

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