Nate Tinner-Williams is a Catholic seminarian with the Josephites, and editor of Black Catholic Messenger, a media publication covering news of interest to African-American Catholics.

Barbed wire fence in front of blue and pink sky
Posted Oct 06 2021

In 2008, my older brother Andrew was sentenced to 62 years in prison. But one thing I never had to fear was that his life would be taken by the state in response.