"This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.
A book about race."
-- Cover Blurb
"It’s a monumental feat to chronicle in so few pages the history of not only anti-Black racism in the U.S., but also assimilationist and anti-racist thought as well. In the process it succeeds at connecting 'history directly...to our lives as we live them right this minute.' "
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