William Dwight McKissic

William Dwight McKissic

William Dwight McKissic Sr. is pastor of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Arlington, Texas, and a former president of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention.

Controversial quotes regarding race made by Jeremiah Wright and Rush Limbaugh were used in efforts to thwart a presidential campaign and the purchase of an NFL team. Responses to the Wright and Limbaugh quotes reveal the fact that blacks and whites in the United States are miles apart with regard to racial understanding.

Monday, 12 October 2009 08:10

Respect the office of the president

While listening to talk radio on Sept. 28, I heard conservative commentator Laura Ingraham refer to President Barack Obama as, “You fool!” Shock, disbelief and utter amazement are the only words I know to describe my emotions upon hearing those words.