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    Makeda Pennycooke

    Why Did Pastor Makeda Have a Problem With Appearing ‘Too Black’?

    By now you’ve heard of Pastor Makeda Pennycooke who made national headlines, after sending an e-mail to parishioners that “only White people” should greet visitors at the 9:00 a.m. service at Freedom House Church. Why? Presumably because colored people wouldn’t be greeting visitors until 9:15 a.m. at the earliest. …