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Gods Gays and Guns: “Democracy and god have failed …”


A new book is on the scene for your intellectual stimulation and edification.

Gods, Gays and Guns
by Rev Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou

About the Book:

Democracy and god have failed captures the spirit of this  provocative collection of essays. Arguing that religion must be used for the expansion of democracy, Gods, Gays, and Guns takes up the topics of gay marriage, economic justice, and social movements. Written in the Parisian cafes, London’s ghetto, and the aftermath of Haiti’s earthquake and post-Katrina New Orleans, Gods, Gays, and Guns is a spiritual tour-de-force revealing a crisis of faith in religion and democracy. With an unflinching pen, Rev. Sekou challenges the reader to rethink the meaning of the role of religion in our global democracy.

You can read a free excerpt from the book at Huffington Post

Praise for the book:

“Rev. Sekou is one of the most courageous and prophetic voices of our time. His allegiance to the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. is strong and his witness is real. Don’t miss this book!” -Cornel West, Professor of Religion, Princeton University

Book Signing!

There will be a book signing Sunday, March 4, 2012 7pm-9pm at Bluestockings Bookstore. Click here for more details

For more information check out the website: www.revsekou.org

Click here to purchase on Amazon.com

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