NEWSBRIEF: Emory University Professor connects Atlanta Killings, Evangelism and Asian Wars

Connecting the racial and misogyny messages in the mass shooting of Asians in Atlanta

Helen Jin Kim, assistant professor of American religious history at Emory, connects the racial and misogyny brought out by the spa killings in Atlanta.

Her essay - The Atlanta Shootings, Evangelical America, and the Korean War - explores the Christian messages within the term sex addiction and temptation.

“As it relates to the Atlanta shootings, it is crucial for historians and the public to understand how the rise of racialized and misogynistic stereotypes about Korean and Korean American women intertwines with modern evangelical America’s past.”

Well worth the read: here