Winning the Race

Beyond the Crisis in Black America

by John McWhorter

Winning the Race

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Winning the Race
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Beyond the Crisis in Black America
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Winning the Race
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Beyond the Crisis in Black America
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John McWhorter

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Argues for a renewed commitment to achievement and integration in order to address critical issues facing the African-American community, including poverty, drug abuse, gang violence, and educational underachievement.

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