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4 Books to read to educate yourself on Racism

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4 Books to read to educate yourself on Racism

The last few months have been a series of heavy blows, especially for the Black community. Having to explain why you should be supporting the Black Lives Matter movement and why racism is so ingrained in society you as the White person have to self check your own privilege it is not the responsibility of Black people to do so. Understandably it is hard, where do you start? The abolishment of slavery? The Jim Crow laws? You need to start somewhere and I'm here to help! 1. Americanah Americana by Chimamanda Ngozi, A 2013 novel about Ifemelu, a young Nigerian...

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