I have no interest in this subject, but there are Mormons who read this website, so this is worth sharing:
Note: The actual statement can be read here.
“The new statement says the LDS Church “disavows the theories advanced in the past … [and that ] church leaders today unequivocally condemn all racism, past and present, in any form.”
Margaret Young, who teaches English at LDS Church-owned Brigham Young University, believes all Mormons should carry a copy of the statement with them. …”