A prompt, essential, and empowering expedition of racism – and antiracism – in America
This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to assist us much better comprehend why we are where we are.
A book about race.
The construct of race has actually constantly been utilized to acquire and keep power, to develop characteristics that separate and silence. This amazing reimagining of Dr. Ibram X. Kendi’s National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning exposes the history of racist concepts in America, and influences wish for an antiracist future. It takes you on a race journey from then to now, reveals you why we feel how we feel, and why the toxin of racism remains. It likewise shows that while racist concepts have actually constantly been simple to make and disperse, they can likewise be rejected.
Through a gripping, quick-paced, and stimulating story composed by cherished award-winner Jason Reynolds, this book shines a light on the numerous perilous types of racist concepts – and on methods listeners can determine and stamp out racist ideas in their every day lives.