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By Alex Mikulich, Laurie Cassidy, Margaret Pfeil, Helen Prejean

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The Scandal of White Complicity and U.S. Hyper-incarceration is a groundbreaking exploration of the ethical position of white humans within the disproportionate incarceration of African-Americans and Latinos within the usa. Alex Mikulich, Laurie Cassidy, and Margaret Pfeil are white Catholic theologians constructing figuring out of ways whiteness operates within the U.S. procedure of incarceration and witnessing to a Christian nonviolent manner for whites to subvert our oppression of brothers and sisters of color.

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Tukufu Zuberi and Eduardo Bonilla-Silva (New York: Rowan and Littlefield, 2008), pp. 15–20. Mary Hobgood, “White Economic and Erotic Disempowerment: A Theological Exploration in the Struggle Against Racism,” in Interrupting White Privilege: Catholic Theologians Break the Silence, ed. Laurie Cassidy and Alex Mikulich (Maryknoll: Orbis, 2007), p. 40. Michael Omi and Howard Winant, Racial Formation in the United States: From the 1960s to the 1990s (New York: Routledge, 1994). Emilie Townes, Womanist Ethics and the Cultural Production of Evil (New York: Palgrave, 2006), p.

65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 27 The Continuing Significance of Racism, ed. Ashley W. Doane and Eduardo Bonilla-Silva (New York: Routledge, 2003), p. 214. See Henry Nash Smith, Virgin Land: The American West as Symbol and Myth (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1950); Perry Miller, The New England Mind: From Colony to Province (Cambridge: Harvard, 1953). Ibid. Paul Ricoeur, The Symbolism of Evil (New York: Harper & Row, 1969). , p. 25. For more on the role of blackness and darkness within Christianity, see Robert Hood, “Begrimed and Black”: Christian Traditions on Blacks and Blackness (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1990).

30. Ibid. p. 12. 31. Ibid. Italics in the text. 32. Barbara Applebaum, Being White, Being Good White Complicity, White Moral Responsibility, and Social Justice Pedagogy (New York: Lexington Books, 2010), p. 2. 33. Barbara Applebaum, Being White, Being Good, p. 3. 34. Brian Massingale, Racial Justice and the Catholic Church (Maryknoll: Orbis, 2010), p. 22. 35. Ibid. 36. For two excellent studies on this history, see John Mahoney, The Making of Moral Theology (New York: Oxford University Press, 1987); James Keenan, The History of Catholic Moral Theology in the Twentieth Century: From Confessing Sins to Liberating Consciences (New York: Continuum, 2010).

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