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American Poison

How Racial Hostility Destroyed Our Promise

by Eduardo Porter

Hardcover, 256 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $26.95 |

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American Poison
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How Racial Hostility Destroyed Our Promise
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Eduardo Porter

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An economics reporter for The New York Times discusses how America's racism has stunted the country's development in organized labor, public education and the social safety net and offers a path towards hope, change and a better future. Tour.