“The thing that does not change, the thing that has no change, is the persistent myth of white supremacy,” she said. “That takes form in the Christian church, where white supremacy masquerades as faith, that gets built into capitalism, that gets built into government, that gets built into voter redistricting, and it gets written into how we’re going to gerrymander. And that sense of keeping white folks on top does not change.” —Rev. Jacqui Lewis

Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis appeared on “Through Her Eyes," a new weekly half-hour show hosted by human rights activist Zainab Salbi that explores contemporary issues from a female perspective. “Through Her Eyes” airs every Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET on Roku, and at yahoonews.com.

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