In this classic theological treatise, the acclaimed
theologian and religious leader Howard Thurman (1900-1981) demonstrates how the
gospel may be read as a manual of resistance for the poor and disenfranchised.
Jesus is a partner in the pain of the oppressed and the example of His life
offers a solution to ending the descent into moral nihilism. Hatred does not
empower--it decays. Only through self-love and love of one another can God's