In early October, Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Ind., and a Democratic presidential hopeful, took the stage at a Peacemaker Summit organized by the St. Joseph County chapter of Faith in Indiana.
The church was packed with nearly 600 people. We were black, brown, white, Pentecostal, Catholic, Jewish. Toward the end of the program, Rev. Gilbert Washington asked the mayor to commit to three substantive initiatives