About the Commentary
The Armchair Commentary offers an incisive examination of current events, politics, and life at the intersection of race, culture, and faith. The commentary here will inform and enlighten you through thoughtful analysis and dry wit.
About the Commentator
Ally Henny is the author of I Won’t Shut Up: Finding Your Voice When the World Tries to Silence You. She is a writer, speaker, advocate-minister, and vice president of The Witness: A Black Christian Collective–an organization committed to encouraging, engaging, and empowering Black Christians toward liberation from racism. Ally completed her Master of Divinity from Fuller Seminary with an emphasis in race, cultural identity, and reconciliation, and she hopes to lead a church someday. Since 2014, Ally has been leading conversations about race on her blog, The Armchair Commentary, and on social media where her posts reach millions each month. She is a proud Chicago Southsider. Connect with Ally on her personal website allyhenny.com.