Khyati Y. Joshi is a public intellectual whose social science research and community connections inform policy-makers, educators, and everyday people about race, religion, and immigration in 21st century America. Her most recent book is White Christian Privilege: The Illusion of Religious Equality in America (NYU Press, 2020). She is a Professor of Education at Fairleigh Dickinson University. For more information see www.khyatijoshi.com.
To understand what’s going on today, we need to understand the 400 year story of Christian privilege in America.