Tag Archives: racism

Three False Prophecies from One False Prophet

14 June

 Today we’re checking out three significant fails of the not-so-inspired prophet, Wilford Woodruff. Reading the things this guy had to say reminded me once again of how grateful I am that Jesus saved me!! Remember, truth haters and deceivers have always been around so keep Peter’s warning in mind! 2 Peter 2:3; “And through covetousness […]

Brigham Young’s 1852 Address to Legislature on Slavery

20 September

Today we’re looking at a speech given by Brigham Young in 1852 to a joint session of Legislature on the topic of slavery, racism, and Brigham’s idea of how God looks at black people. In the future we’ll be adding to a new category here on the site and blog where we’ll be listing other […]

Racism in Utah after Obama Victory

17 November

Salt Lake Trib Report: “Utah Fourth Highest for Racist Tweets after Obama Victory”  Some things never change and apparently the hallmark LDS revelation of 1978 didn’t do much for some who reside in Utah. An article in the Salt Lake Trib today about racist tweets after Obama’s victory caught my attention and reminded me that […]

Mormon Dilemma 420

29 October

Racism Race Problems – As They Affect The Church, Convention of Teachers of Religion on the College Level, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, August 27, 1954; “I think I have read enough to give you an idea of what the Negro is after. He is not just seeking the opportunity of sitting down in a […]

Racist Mormon Toys

04 April

Racist Mormon Toys I received an e-mail from a Christian friend of mine earlier this week pointing out something very disturbing in the world of Mormon toys. (Thank you Rebecca!) A company by the name of Latter*Day Designs sells action figures depicting characters from the Book of Mormon.  One set of these toys includes 33 […]

Racist Remarks by Mormon Church Leaders 3

13 February

Cain Cursed with no Priesthood, Black Skin & Flat Nose Journal of Discourses 7:290; “…and the Lord put a mark upon him, which is the flat nose and black skin. Trace mankind down to after the flood, and then another curse is pronounced upon the same race—that they should be the “servant of servants;” and […]