So you want to talk about race. / Ijeoma Oluo
E-Book | 2018
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In this New York Times bestseller, Ijeoma Oluo offers a hard-hitting but user-friendly examination of race in America Widespread reporting on aspects of white supremacýђؤfrom police brutality to the mass incarceration of African Americanśђؤhave made it impossible to ignore the issue of race. Still, it is a difficult subject to talk about. How do you tell your roommate her jokes are racist? Why did your sister-in-law take umbrage when you asked to touch her haiŕђؤand how do you make it right? How do you explain white privilege to your white, privileged friend? In So You Want to Talk About Race , Ijeoma Oluo guides readers of all races through subjects ranging from intersectionality and affirmative action to "model minorities" in an attempt to make the seemingly impossible possible: honest conversations about race and racism, and how they infect almost every aspect of American life. "Oluo gives uśђؤboth white people and people of coloŕђؤthat language to engage in clear, constructive, and confident dialogue with each other about how to deal with racial prejudices and biases." ́ђؤNational Book Review "Generous and empathetic, yet usefully blunt . . . it's for anyone who wants to be smarter and more empathetic about matters of race and engage in more productive anti-racist action." ́ђؤ Salon (Required Reading)
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